A British official attached to the South Arabian civil service - Mr. Ian Mc Donald?
Mc Donald carried into room; tended by doctor; soldier with field telephone; Mc Donald on stretcher.
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Background: A British official attached to the South Arabian civil service - Mr. Ian Mc Donald - is in a satisfactory condition in hospital after being shot by an Arab gunman in the Steamer Point area last night. Mr. Mc Donald was outside the Crescent hotel when the gunman shot him in the leg, stomach and nose.
Following the shooting, he struggled back to the hotel, leaving a trail of blood. Mr. Mc Donald managed to get inside the hotel and call an ambulance. Doctors performed an emergency operations soon after he was admitted. The National Liberation Front has claimed responsibility for the shooting.