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    THE UNITED NATIONS HAS ORDERED FOAGS FOR THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA TO FLY AMONG THOSE OF ALL U.

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    THE UNITED NATIONS HAS ORDERED FOAGS FOR THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA TO FLY AMONG THOSE OF ALL U.N. NATIONS OUTSIDE U.N. HEADQUARTERS ON THE EAST SIDE OF MANHATTAN.

    THE FLAGS HAVE BEEN MADE AT THE FACTORY OF ANNIN AND COMPANY, IN VERONA NEW JERSEY. THE COMPANY IS THE LARGEST FLAG-MAD MAKER IN THE UNITED STATES.

    THE RED CHINESE FLAG HAS FIVE GOLD STARS ON A RED FIELD. SIMILAR FLAGS HAVE BEEN ORDERED BY ROCKEFELLER CENTER FOR DISPLAY AROUND THE ICE-SKATING RINK JUST OFF FIFTH AVENUE.

    THE FLAG MEASURES 4 BY 6 FEET, IN NYLON.

    FLAGS ARE ARRANGED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER OUTSIDE THE U.N. FOR THAT REASON BEFORE THE RED CHINA FLAG IS RAISED, U.N. SECRETARY GENERAL THANT WANTS TO HEAR WHETHER THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA WANTS TO BE LISTED THAT WAY, UNDER THE P'S, OR SIMPLY AS CHINA, UNDER THE C'S.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABVFFMKUFJ483CSS0FX6X0EF7R
    Media URN:
    VLVABVFFMKUFJ483CSS0FX6X0EF7R
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/10/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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