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    1.
    C.S. One finger which indicates "Roll No. 1".


    2.
    L.S. A crowd of piligrims is gathered at the Haj Port Committee to complete all the formalities of embarkation.


    3.
    M.S. A couple of Muslim women are sitting surrounded by their luggage at a Haj Rest House where they are staying till their embarkation day.


    4.
    M.S. A group of three muslims at the rest house.


    5.
    M.S. A couple of ladies with utensils around them.


    6.
    L.S. A general scene at the Rest House.


    7.
    C.S. People taking meals.


    8.
    L.S. Hundreds of officers are busy in the work of piligrims. Here the picture shows a couple of officers busy with the piligrims.


    9.
    L.S. Hundreds of piligrims gather at the Alexandria Docks, Bombay Port, to embark into s.s. "MOHEMMEDI" the biggest ship, carrying about 1500 piligrims to Jeddha, Saudi Arabia.


    10.
    M.S. --- Do ---


    11.
    M.S. Old men and women coming to docks in Victorias, horse-driven vehicles.


    12.
    M.S. --- Do ---


    13.
    C.S. --- Do ---


    14.
    C.S. Pilgrims are embracing to their friends and relatives who came to see them off.


    15.
    C.S. An old muslim embracing.


    16.
    C.S. --- Do ---


    17.
    M.S. Luggage belonging to piligrims are lying at the port.


    18.
    L.S. ---- Do ---


    19.
    M.S. Luggage being carried on board.


    20.
    M.S. Piligrims are climbing up on board.


    21.
    C.S. --- Do ---


    22.
    C.S. A muslim lady with a child in her arms coming up.


    23.
    M.S. Number of women with masks are stepping up.


    24.
    L.S. --- Do ---


    25.
    M.S. The name plate of s.s. "MOHEMMADI" London.


    26.
    M.S. Visitors waiving as the piligrims leave the port.


    27.
    M.S. The pilgrims standing on the decks of the ship waiving and shouting at relatives and friends.




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    Film ID:
    VLVAW77FPOSSOHE6ZH3NDSVTTMH8
    Media URN:
    VLVAW77FPOSSOHE6ZH3NDSVTTMH8
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/06/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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