• Short Summary

    WHILE ON A SIX-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT TO TAIWAN, LAST WEEK PRESIDENT AND MADAME HUBERT MAGA, OF DAHOMEY, SPENT MUCH OF THEIR TOURING THE CAPITAL TAIPEI.

  • Description

    WHILE ON A SIX-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT TO TAIWAN, LAST WEEK PRESIDENT AND MADAME HUBERT MAGA, OF DAHOMEY, SPENT MUCH OF THEIR TOURING THE CAPITAL TAIPEI.

    MADAME MAGA VISITED THE TAIPEI ORPHANAGE, WHERE SHE WAS GIVEN AN ENTHUSIASTIC WELCOME BY THE YOUNG CHILDREN.THEY GAVE A DISPLAY OF TRADITIONAL CHINESE DANCING IN HER HONOUR.THE AFRICAN VISITOR WAS VERY IMPRESSED BY THE CHILDREN;S PERFORMANCE AND THANKED THEM PERSONALLY FOR THEIR KINDNESS.

    LATER SHE VISITED THE "CHINESE WOMEN'S ANTI-AGGRESSION LEAGUE" HEADQUARTERS WHERE SHE WAS ABLE TO INSPECT THE WORK OF THE CENTRE, AND WATCH THE WOMEN TAUGHT SEWING LESSONS.FROM THE CENTRE SHE VISITED THE VETERAN HOSPITAL AND SPOKE TO SOME OF THE PATIENTS AND MEDICAL STAFF.

    CONTINUING THE DAY AS GUEST OF THE CHINESE WOMEN'S ANTI-AGGRESSION LEAGUE, MADAME MAGA ATTENTION A DINNER IN HER HONOUR.SHE ATE HER FOOD WITH CHOPSTICKS -- QUITE A TASK FOR HER.

    THE FOLLOWING DAY, MADAME MAGA JOINED HER HUSBAND TO WATCH A DISPLAY BY THE TAIWAN AIR FORCE ACROBATIC TEAM -- THE FAMOUS THUNDER-TIGERS.

    EARLIER THE DAMONZY PRESIDENT AND HIS WIFE WERE TAKEN ON A TOUR OF THE CAPITAL'S FACTORIES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACIRJC83DU40BSAS84G0BNBSTG
    Media URN:
    VLVACIRJC83DU40BSAS84G0BNBSTG
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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