• Short Summary

    50,000 spectators watched today in the opening of the World Youth Festival in the Vienna Stadion.

    17,000 delegated from all countries in the world, met in Vienna and today marched into the Vienna Stadion to celebrate the opening of the World Youth Festival.

  • Description

    50,000 spectators watched today in the opening of the World Youth Festival in the Vienna Stadion.

    17,000 delegated from all countries in the world, met in Vienna and today marched into the Vienna Stadion to celebrate the opening of the World Youth Festival.

    Nearly each of the delegations had a group in national dress which danced their folk dances.

    All groups had flags and signboards and as they marched in, passing the grandstand, were heartly greeted by the spectators.

    With that to days festival began the grand meeting of the World-Youth, which will last for ten days and include all kind of performances. At the end of the celebration 1,000 doves went up in the air as a symbol of peace and friendship.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACVDR58CA4EVH5XB8BRVO8C67T
    Media URN:
    VLVACVDR58CA4EVH5XB8BRVO8C67T
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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