• Short Summary

    Things rapidly became normal in appearance in Maseru after a night of troubles but senior police expect that the peace will not be mentioned for very long and any small event could well spark off more troubles.

  • Description

    1.
    Roll No. CC1 LS of Location road with hills in back. MS same.



    House in location, typical one. Street in location.



    Police stand around street corner. Man at water tap gives water to his horse, the Basuto may be cruel to each other but they treat animals well.



    More police on street talking to woman.



    Sil shot police on guard at RC Cathedral, the one attempted to damage



    LS Cathedral towers of cathedral. Road sign locates Maseru CU police man.



    Donkey walks to town past cathedral.



    More police on guard at shop in street, main st. sign hospital, the hospital casualties were brought here.


    1.
    Roll No. CC2 The Maseru riot squad of the Basutoland police wait for something more to happen.



    House with thatch roof that was set alight overnight.



    White children going to school as usual.



    LS street main st. selling vegs on street. men sit around on pavement these dressed in typical basuto blankets.



    The police station in the location that was attacked, damage to windows name sign, is all building..



    The High court building where all the troubles started seven shots.




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    Background: Things rapidly became normal in appearance in Maseru after a night of troubles but senior police expect that the peace will not be mentioned for very long and any small event could well spark off more troubles.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAXA4J2O6OOKV0J3LKKJSJQO8L
    Media URN:
    VLVAAXA4J2O6OOKV0J3LKKJSJQO8L
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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