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    1.
    MV reporter standing on beach, Bridge is background.
    17 ft

    2.
    SV girls in coolie hate digging on beach.
    33 ft

    3.
    CU sign in Japanese and Portuguese tilt to LV bridge - men working on section of road.
    39 ft

    4.
    SV men smoothing earth on section with spades.
    49 ft

    5.
    SV cement mixer/vehicle drives up.
    52 ft

    6.
    CU generator pan to show lead over lentil where cement is setting - men working.
    63 ft

    7.
    SV roller along bridge.
    69 ft

    9.
    MV reporter standing on beach, Bridge in background.
    82 ft

    10.
    SV girl drives small roller across (2 shots).
    93 ft

    11.
    SV section of bridge where rubble massed.
    102 ft

    12.
    CU rubble zoom out to SV section men working on rein forcing banks.
    108 ft

    13.
    MV, CU girl drives machine - picks up rubble and off.
    123 ft

    14.
    GV bridge (from bank)
    132 ft

    15.
    SV children pick up lengths of red cloth from side of bridge.
    136 ft

    16.
    SV red flags flying, chinese notice below.
    144 ft

    17.
    CU, MV red flag caught on wire netting-children get it free.
    153 ft

    18.
    SV side of square, Tress overhanging road.
    173 ft

    19.
    LS 6 small children in white walk up ??? street.
    183 ft

    20.
    GV 4 boys past ancient building. (open arches.)
    191 ft

    21.
    LS 2 girls in white down steps to cobbled street.
    199 ft

    22.
    SV doorway in street tilt to show 2 young men and one girl out of house.
    208 ft

    23.
    MV reporter site on bridge, Macao township in background.
    222 ft

    24.
    MV reporter sitting on bridge.
    231 ft

    25.
    GV pan Macao.
    246 ft


    COMMENTARY. "The great concern in Macao...



    ... whether bridge will be finished or not .... long history of Macao."



    "There's a race against time .....



    .... long history of Macao."



    "In every sens...



    comminications are very pooor with Portugal....



    "In every sense ... represent the Mother country."



    Track continues.



    "This is Brian Brown with the track for maca bridge...



    ..There's race against time ....



    ...the bridge is nearly complete however the epproach roads have still to bd buildt so it will be come time before the bridge is af tually used.......



    ... there have been financial and political delays....



    It is clear that there is Chinese Communist supremacy ut Macao is still technically a colony. .... mother country. That's all, Goodbye."




    Initials



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    Film ID:
    VLVACA0PHRBE1FK946PZQ6NYX0YFA
    Media URN:
    VLVACA0PHRBE1FK946PZQ6NYX0YFA
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:06:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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