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    IN LONDON TODAY, SATURDAY, A SERVICE OF INSTALLATION FOR DR. JOOST DE BLANK, AS A?

  • Description

    IN LONDON TODAY, SATURDAY, A SERVICE OF INSTALLATION FOR DR. JOOST DE BLANK, AS A CANON OF WESTMINSTER ABBEY.

    DR. DE BLANK RETURNED TO BRITAIN EARLIER THIS MONTH FROM CAPE TOWN WHERE HE HAD BEEN ARCHBISHOP SINCE 1957. DR. DE BLANK WHO IS 54 GAVE UP HIS POST IN SOUTH AFRICA ON THE ADVICE OF HIS DOCTORS.

    DR. DE BLANK HAS BEEN AN OUTSPOKEN CRITIC OF SOUTH AFRICA'S APARTHEID POLICY. IN AN INTERVIEW ON HIS RETURN TO BRITAIN AND REPRESSIVE MEASURES IF WHAT HE CALLED THIS DISASTROUS POLICY WERE CONTINUED.

    THE INSTALLATION, SERVICE WAS CARRIED OUT BY THE DEAN OF WESTMINSTER, THE VERY REVEREND ERIC ABBOTT. IN HIS NEW POST DR. DE BLANK IS NO STRANGER TO LONDON. HE SERVED AS BISHOP OF STEPNEY FOR FIVE YEARS BEFORE BECOMING AN ARCHBISHOP.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAF6A42RLDOPX6WUHUZVCJYF6X
    Media URN:
    VLVAAF6A42RLDOPX6WUHUZVCJYF6X
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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