• Short Summary

    IN CHURCH SQUARE, CENTRE OF SOUTH AFRICA'S ADMINISTRATIVE CAPITAL OF PRETORIA,SCHOOLCHILDREN CELEBRATED THE 52ND ANNIVERSARY UNREST OVER THE GOVERNMENT'S NEW SABOTAGE BILL, THE MAIN CELEBRATIONS USUALLY HELD ON MAY 31 MAY BE CANCELLED THIS YEAR.

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    IN CHURCH SQUARE, CENTRE OF SOUTH AFRICA'S ADMINISTRATIVE CAPITAL OF PRETORIA,SCHOOLCHILDREN CELEBRATED THE 52ND ANNIVERSARY UNREST OVER THE GOVERNMENT'S NEW SABOTAGE BILL, THE MAIN CELEBRATIONS USUALLY HELD ON MAY 31 MAY BE CANCELLED THIS YEAR.

    MORE THAN ONE-THOUSAND CHILDREN TOOK PART IN THE PARADE, LED BY BANDS, FLAG-BEARERS AND VNAVAL CADETS. MANY WORE COSTUMES OF THE EARLY SETTLERS, THE VOORTREKKERS, AND THEIR DISPLAYS RECALLED THE FEATS OF POT ??? OF THE GREAT TREK. THE MARCH WOUND PAST THE STATUE OF PAUL KRUGER, LAST PRESIDENT OF THE OLD TRANSVAAL REPUBLIC.

    ON MAY 31, 1910, THE SELF-GOVERNING COLONIES OF THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, NATAL, THE TRANSVAAL AND THE ORANGE RIVER COLONY, UNITED IN A LEGISLATIVE UNION, THE UNION OF SOUTH AFRICA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADRCU9KCCICB3BO2NLGD5ZLCIZ
    Media URN:
    VLVADRCU9KCCICB3BO2NLGD5ZLCIZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/05/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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