• Short Summary

    THE GREEK OLYMPIC COMMITTEE MET YESTERDAY EVENING (SUNDAY) AT THEIR HEADQUARTERS IN ATHENS TO DISCUSS WITH MEMBERS OF THE MEXICAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEE MATTERS CONCERNING THE 1968 GAMES.

  • Description

    THE GREEK OLYMPIC COMMITTEE MET YESTERDAY EVENING (SUNDAY) AT THEIR HEADQUARTERS IN ATHENS TO DISCUSS WITH MEMBERS OF THE MEXICAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEE MATTERS CONCERNING THE 1968 GAMES.

    KING CONSTANTINE WAS ALSO PRESENT AND RECEIVED GREECE'S OFFICIAL INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE GAMES FROM MR. PEDRO RAMIREZ VASQUEZ, THE MEXICAN COMMITTEE'S PRESIDENT.

    AMONG THE ITEMS DISCUSSED AT THE MEETING WERE ARRANGEMENTS FOR THE LIGHTNING OF THE OLYMPIC TORCH AND ITS TRANSFER TO MEXICO FOR THE OPENING OF THE 19TH OLYMPICS.

    LATER MR. VASQUEZ AND HIS COMMITTEE WERE GUESTS OF THE GREEK COMMITTEE AT A RECEPTION GIVEN IN THEIR HONOUR.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC921T488UK9QM0E44GBHTENS6
    Media URN:
    VLVAC921T488UK9QM0E44GBHTENS6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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