• Short Summary

    The South China Province of Kwangtung has been hit by the severest drought in 60 years.

  • Description

    The South China Province of Kwangtung has been hit by the severest drought in 60 years. But look at this food market in Canton.

    An enormous quantity of fresh vegetables reach the citizens of Canton everyday at low prices. The supplier of fish and meat in the city have well surpassed the corresponding period last year. According to statistics, more than three times as much pork is available.

    One hundred thousand catties of fish raised in ponds have been reaching the city daily since the latter half of May. The supply of chickens and ducks have more than doubled as compared with the same period last year.

    Kwangtung has another bumper fruit harvest this year.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9O227XNWD8USA19PZAQL7AG1R
    Media URN:
    VLVA9O227XNWD8USA19PZAQL7AG1R
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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