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    SALISBURY, S. RHODESIA, S. AFRICA: LV Salisbury's Industrial area. LV City of Salisbury. Another LV Ditto. GV Traffic past Milton buildings. Side V African bandsmen of BRITISH STH AFRICA, playing fanfare. GV Salisbury, Rhodes stature & Milton buildings. CU Sign "ENQUIRIES, FEDERAL CABINET SECRETARIAT' SCU Sir Godfrey Huggins having formal chat with his Ministers. CU Sir Godfrey. CU Pan On Sir Roy Welensky & Sir Malcolm Barrow. SV Prime Minister Huggins & Ministers enter office for their first full meeting. SV Federation flag flying. GV Official cars arriving at Gov. House. BV Members & Ministers entering Govt. House. BV Africans & Europeans enter. CU Book with 'OATH OF ALLEGIANCE' (Lord Llewellin's signature at bottom) GV Ministers etc., posed on lawn for photograph. Closer V Ditto. GV Pan Ditto. SV Ditto. SV 2 Pressmen filming. SV Kids in crowd watching. SV Crowd watching. GV Military Guard of Honour lined up. SV Crowd watch. SV 3 Mounted Police escort waiting. SV Crowd behind soldiers.



    CU Lous speaker which is relaying Governor's speech. LV Mounted escort in f-g, Guard of Honour in b-g. SV Ditto. GV People watching. SV Gov. General procession to the chamber led by the Sgt-at-arms. Another SV Ditto. SV Ditto. GTV Troops for Guard of Honour marching in. GTV Gov. General's car arriving with Mounted escort. STV Ditto. SV Part of Guard of Honour presenting arms. GV MR. Speaker, hands mace & it is placed on table. SV Mr. Speaker, Mr. Wilson, sits down to sign 'OATH OF ALLEGIANCE' Closer V Ditto. SV Gov. General Llewellin sits down & signs SCY Sgt. -at-arms watching. SCU Prime Minister Huggins & Sir Roy Welensky watching. SV Llewellin shakes hands with Federal M.P.s. SV Mrs. Carey, Miss Douis. Sir Percival Liesching, & Sir Howard SIR Percival Liesching & Miss Douie & Mrs. Carey arriving. SV Soldiers, Guard of Honour. GV Arrival of Llewellin & Mounted escort. SCU Mounted escort. SV Llewellin's procession to the chamber. led by sgt.-at-arms. GV, Closer V Guns firing salute.



    GV Gallery & people & crest inside chamber. STV Gov. General Llewellin's procession enters chamber. STV Gov. General's procession leaving. GV People in gallery. (int)




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    C.A.F.U.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAASXDVYEB3CRBXYD7P6WNNATMI
    Media URN:
    VLVAASXDVYEB3CRBXYD7P6WNNATMI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/02/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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