• Short Summary

    CONTINUING HIS TOUR OF MALAYSIA, PRINCE PHILIP FLEW TO SIBU, IN SARAWAK, ON MONDAY.HE WAS?

  • Description

    CONTINUING HIS TOUR OF MALAYSIA, PRINCE PHILIP FLEW TO SIBU, IN SARAWAK, ON MONDAY.HE WAS MET BY THE MINISTER OF SARAWAK AFFAIRS, DATO TEMMENGONG JUGAH, OTHER ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICIALS AND ROYAL AIR FORCE OFFICERS.HE WAS TAKEN TO WATCH A TRADITIONAL DYAK DANCING CEREMONY.

    AT A COMMUNITY CENTRE NAMED AFTER KING EDWARD VI, THE PRINCE WAS ENTERTAINED BY THE DYAKS.THE PRINCE SAT CROSS-LEGGED ON THE FLOOR, ENJOYING A CEREMONY ONLY PERFORMED FOR HIGH-RANKING PERSONAGES.

    WINE MADE FROM RICE AND HERBS WAS OFFERED TO THE PRINCE: HE SIPPED IT AND MADE AN EXPRESSION OF ENJOYMENT.THEN DANCERS, DRESSED IN THEIR FINEST NATIONAL COSTUME AND FEATHERED HEAD-DRESSES BEGAN THEIR TRADITIONAL DANCES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEB1V8LDR01JM1XH3SEOLLKCA8
    Media URN:
    VLVAEB1V8LDR01JM1XH3SEOLLKCA8
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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