• Short Summary

    The British students visiting newly independent Ghana under the auspices of a large chocolate firm are receiving full diplomatic courtesy from Ghanese officials everywhere they go.

  • Description

    1.
    GV. Group of African students welcoming U.K. students to Achimoto School.


    2.
    SV. Headmaster shaking hands with students.


    3.
    Side V. African woman student shakes hands with U.k. students.


    4.
    LV.Towards. Students being shown around the school grounds.


    5.
    TLV. Party entering school.


    6.
    LV.Towards Students coming out of school.


    7.
    Back V. Students walking away from camera.


    8.
    GV.Pan. CHRISTENBORG Castle.


    9.
    LV.Pan Students arrive at castle.


    10.
    S.Back V. Students shake hands with Ghana Prime Minister, Girl student presents P.M. with box of chocolates.


    11.
    Side V. He receives box of chocolates and shakes hands with other students.


    12.
    LV. Gateway to castle.


    13.
    GV. Castle.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The British students visiting newly independent Ghana under the auspices of a large chocolate firm are receiving full diplomatic courtesy from Ghanese officials everywhere they go.

    The boys and girls from schools and colleges in the Birmingham area are being shown every aspect of Ghanese economic, educational and cultural life in and around Accra.

    One of the highlights of their visit was a meeting with Ghanese Prime Minister Mr. Nkrumah, to whom one of the girls presented a box of chocolates.

    They met, too, students of Achimoto School and were introduced to the headmaster. Later they were shown around the old Christenborg Castle.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACYHNOV10JAVU1ISIXC6ZGF48S
    Media URN:
    VLVACYHNOV10JAVU1ISIXC6ZGF48S
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/01/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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