• Short Summary

    CHANTING AFRICANS SHED MOCK TEARS AT A SYMBOLIC BURYING OF THE FEDERATION OF RHODESIA AND NYASALAND YESTERDAY (MONDAY).

  • Description

    CHANTING AFRICANS SHED MOCK TEARS AT A SYMBOLIC BURYING OF THE FEDERATION OF RHODESIA AND NYASALAND YESTERDAY (MONDAY).IT HAPPENED AT AN AFRICAN LOCATION NEAR NDOLA, NORTHERN RHODESIA.

    A BIG CROWD WATCHED AS A COFFIN BEARING THE WORDS "HERE LIES THE FEDERATION" WAS LOWERED INTO A GRAVE.THE CEREMONY WAS PRESIDED OVER BY REUBEN KAMANGA, DEPUTY PRESIDENT OF NORTHERN RHODESIA'S UNITED NATIONAL INDEPENDENCE PARTY.

    YESTERDAY WAS FEDERATION DAY, A PUBLIC HOLIDAY IN RHODESIA TO COMMEMORATE THE FORMATION OF FEDERATION TEN YEARS AGO.IT WILL BE THE LAST TIME THE HOLIDAY WILL BE HELD SINCE THE FEDERATION IS TO BE DISBANDED ON DECEMBER 31.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACRSBNUKRZB48667B4YSIZ9J3I
    Media URN:
    VLVACRSBNUKRZB48667B4YSIZ9J3I
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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