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    1.
    Introduction to Congo Newsreel "The world seen by the Congo"
    7 ft

    2.
    S.C.U. Portrait of Kasavubu
    11 ft

    3.
    Various President, Madame Mobutu and party attend a requiem mass for Kasavubu in W. Germany
    29 ft

    4.
    Various Kasavubu's body arrives by plane from Bona at Kinshasa. The cortege moves through the streets of Kinshasa to the Parliament Building
    88 ft

    5.
    " Kasavubu's body lies in state in the entrance Hall of the Parliamentary Building. Various people including soldiers and diplomats pay their last respects to him.
    114 ft

    6.
    " His body is carried in funeral procession through the streets of Kinshasa to the Church of Our Lady
    134 ft

    7.
    " The Funeral. Coffin is draped in a flag. The mourners incl. Mdme Kasavubu receive communion.
    155 ft

    8.
    " Crowd outside the Church
    168 ft

    9.
    " The funeral cortege is taken to the cemetry at Bomba Singini (Kasavubu's birthplace)
    180 ft

    10.
    M.V. The coffin is lowered into the grave. A cross marks the grave.
    190 ft



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    Film ID:
    VLVAAUHMJJPZL6PDMPGJHT25D3QBO
    Media URN:
    VLVAAUHMJJPZL6PDMPGJHT25D3QBO
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/03/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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