• Short Summary

    IN SALISBURY, THE GOVERNOR OF RHODESIA, SIR HUMPHREY GIBBS HAS DENIED HE INTENDS TO RESIGN BECAUSE OF THE CRISIS.

  • Description

    1.
    GV GOVERNMENT HOUSE
    0.05

    2.
    SV CAMERAMEN IN POSITION FOR SIR HUMPHREY'S STATEMENT
    0.08

    3.
    SV SIR HUMPHREY WALKS TO SEAT. READS STATEMENT
    1.35

    4.
    SV SIR HUMPHREY RISES FROM SEAT, ENTERS GOVERNMENT HOUSE
    1.42


    TRANSCRIPT: SEQ 3: SIR HUMPHREY: "AS YOU CAN SEE, I AM STILL HERE AT GOVERNMENT HOUSE, AND I HAVE NO INTENTION OF RESIGNING AS GOVERNOR. NOR DO I HAVE ANY INTENTION OF LEAVING GOVERNMENT HOUSE AND, DESPITE CERTAIN REPORTS IN THE PRESS, I AM IN GOOD HEALTH.



    "I INTEND TO REMAIN AT GOVERNMENT HOUSE AS THE LAWFUL GOVERNOR OF RHODESIA UNTIL SUCH TIME AS CONSTITUTIONAL GOVERNMENT IS RESTORED, WHICH I HOPE WILL BE SOON.



    "I HOPE THAT IF I CONTINUE IN OFFICE I MAY PROVIDE THE LINK WHICH WILL MAKE A SATISFACTORY SETTLEMENT OF THE PRESENT SITUATION POSSIBLE."




    Initials JRG-BC/V/CR/PC



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: IN SALISBURY, THE GOVERNOR OF RHODESIA, SIR HUMPHREY GIBBS HAS DENIED HE INTENDS TO RESIGN BECAUSE OF THE CRISIS. YESTERDAY (FRIDAY), HE CALLED NEWSMEN IN TO THE VERANDAH OF GOVERNMENT HOUSE AND READ A PREPARED STATEMENT. HE ANSWERED NO QUESTIONS. HIS CAT PLAYING AT HIS FEET WALKED OFF BEFORE THE STATEMENT WAS FINISHED.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABL5ZTCM6WXAQPA01AVSRTE56D
    Media URN:
    VLVABL5ZTCM6WXAQPA01AVSRTE56D
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/11/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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