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    Script material: Indonesia's 20th anniversary celebrations ended Wednesday in grand parade past President Sukarno's Merdeka Palace.

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    ROLL 1

    Communist Chinese Foreign Minister, Marshall Chen Yi

    Chen Yi seated

    Leader Nationalist Party Ali Sastroamidjuju (spade beard).

    Chen Yi and Ali

    Three of President Sukarno's daughters (pigtails)

    Indonesian cabinet ministers

    foreign military attaches

    crowd shots

    section of state guests including africans etc.

    President Sukarno onto dias with Rumanian Head of State Chivu Stoica.

    President waves to crowd

    CU's president's teenage daughters

    ROLL 2

    Sukarno on dias.

    LS dias showing Chivu next to President; on Chivu's right is Foreign Minister Subandrio (in cabinet uniform and cap) next to him, Second Deputy Premier Leimena and third deputy premier Chareul Saleh (capless) on Sukarno's right are chiefs of armed services.

    Navy cadets march past followed by marine troops followed by air force cadets

    President again

    Army cadets followed by women in uniform. Women are wives of Cabinet ministers and army officers who are required undertake military training.

    police drum band, peasants carrying national flag,

    Roll 3.

    Ls President Sukarno's fourth wife, Japanese Madame Dewi Sukarno in white dress, pillbox hat with women attendents. Rare public appearance for Dewi.

    Visiting Japanese students' drum band and marching girls.

    Three shot (1 to r) Chaerul Saleh, Leimena, Subandrio.

    crowd shots

    Marshal Chen Yi asleep. Chen fell asleep after sitting in sun watching march for more than hour. Slumped over onto aide. He woken up by loud drum beat of passing band after 'napping' for about ten minutes.

    float of ship with figure of Tunku Abdul Rahman in front

    student girls dancing

    male students also dancing

    Chen Yi, awake this time.


    marchers waving small national flags.

    students drum band

    LS president and guests.

    more of parade and president leaving.


    EDITORS Note: Cover also sent London, arrival there Noon Thursday.

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    Background: Script material: Indonesia's 20th anniversary celebrations ended Wednesday in grand parade past President Sukarno's Merdeka Palace.

    Sukarno took salute with visiting Rumanian Head of State, President Chivu Stoica.Delegations from Communist China, North vietnam, North Korea, U.A.R., Japan, West Germany, Algeria present.Diplomatic corps seated below Sukarno given straw hats shield them from Djakarta's blazing sun during 2 1/2 hr march.Sukarno made it a people's march with only small section of armed forces taking part.Marchers under various banners and with own drum bands were peasants and members three main political parties - Nationalist, Moslem and Communist.Communist labour wing and farmers front had big representation.

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