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    San Jose, Costa Rica, Central & Sth America: GV People outside building. GV Map showing Caribbean area. SCU Ditto showing relative positions of Nicaragua & Costa Rica. CU Ditto SV Pres. Figures at map showing border between 2 countries, he points. Cu Figures. SV Int. L to R:- Humberto Pacheco, Pres. Jose Figueres & Colonel Redolpho Quiros of Costa Rica. G. Elev V Volunteer troops lining up in Costa Rica. SV Ditto. GV Barrels on airstrip. CU Angle V Machine gun emplacement. SV 2 Soldiers at gun emplacement. CU Figueres laughing.



    GOOD SCENES. GV Crowds around building. SV Pres. Figueres down plane steps, waves. SV & LGV Figueres speaking to massed crowd from balcony. CU Figueres waving. SV Figueres in midst of massed crowd gets into car.



    SCU Figueres in ar waving, mid massed crowd. SV Pan Ditto, FV Soldiers marching towards past crowd in stadium. SV Personalities walking past soldiers. SV personalities ditto. GV Crowd seated. 2 SV's personalities walking past. SV Chinese personalities ditto. SV Soldiers with flag & personalities. SCU Figueres posing with man & woman. CU Ditto. SV Personalities watch from balcony. GV Soldiers present arms. GV Figueres at mike. SCu ditto, he is wearing his Presidential sash. SCU Soldiers at attention. CU Soldier holding flag. SV Figueres walking towards with personalities.



    U.S.A.: COSTA RICA REBELLION. (First Pictures) San Jose:-President and Cabinet mobilise small defence forces to face threat from Nicaragua. Organization of American States confers in Washington on situation. Washington, D.C., U.S.A. Building in Washington, D.C. Angle V Sign 'PAN AMERICAN UNION' SV Follow Council member arriving in a hurry. SV Cameramen filming. BV Members entering. GV Meeting.



    Government and Politics; Military - Active; United States of America; Diplomacy




    Initials


    It is possible that FORMER PRESIDENT OTILO ULATE BLACO & GOVERNOR JOHN LODGE appeared in the GOOD SCENES. But it is not definitely who they area!!!
    San Jose

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAP5YZARVL4NOSQ597RZLSG0UM
    Media URN:
    VLVAAP5YZARVL4NOSQ597RZLSG0UM
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/01/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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