• Short Summary

    One of the heaviest security operations ever mounted in Hong Kong began last week with the arrival of a jewellery exhibition worth 12 1/2 million U.

  • Description

    1.
    GV TILT UP.. Hilton Hotel
    0.06

    2.
    MV Guard with rifle
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    3.
    MV PAN..Guards standing beside cases containing jewellery
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    4.
    CU Closed-circuit TV camera
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    5.
    SV Exhibitions taking cases of jewellery from room (2 shots)
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    6.
    MV & CU People looking at case of jewellery (5 shots)
    0.50

    7.
    MV Exhibitor taking jewellery from case and placing jewel and woman's lapel (2 shots)
    1.00

    8.
    SV Woman trying on ear-rings and ring
    1.09

    9.
    MV ZOOM INTO SV..Exhibitor opening case with gold tree TILT UP to cup on top of case
    1.18



    Initials ES. 1840 ES. 1859



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: One of the heaviest security operations ever mounted in Hong Kong began last week with the arrival of a jewellery exhibition worth 12 1/2 million U.S. Dollars (approx 5 1/2 million Pounds Sterling). The exhibition features designs form Italy's leading jewellery houses and is in Hong Kong in an effort to break into what is a well-established market. In order to keep the exhibition secure, the organisers have taken over the entire floor of a hotel and staffed it with armed guards and security devices. On Sunday (99 January) some of the first dealers visited the exhibition

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    Film ID:
    VLVADNG5HOUIU7A1VZIRPVXYZR6QR
    Media URN:
    VLVADNG5HOUIU7A1VZIRPVXYZR6QR
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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