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    Elections in Sarawak, Borneo.

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    Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia (Malaya).

    Various shots of Malayan women and Chinese voters waiting outside building before going in to cast their votes at elections in Sarawak. Sign on building reads 'Kuching Chinese General Chamber of Commerce'. MS. Inside the poling station, voters have their papers checked before voting. MS. Back view of voters in booths. GV. Panning shot of main street in Kuching, the capital of Sarawak. LS. Small polling station. Various shots of sign reading 'Polling Station', pan to queue outside. Various shots of the activity inside polling station during voting. Various shots of the votes being counted, watched by candidates. Various shots of crowds at night cheering. MS. Winning candidates waving back. Various shots of Sarawak police admitting voters in one by one. They go up to desk and their papers are checked carefully and the votes are made. Various shots of polling station in rural district of Bau with people outside waiting. Various shots of voters walking along narrow path. Various shots of the candidates posters. LV. Chartered Bank building in Kuching being used as polling station. MS. People walking along banks of river towards town. Various shots of the people casting votes in small straw hut polling station. LS. Large white building in Kuching. GV. Municipal buildings. GV. Small harbour at Kuching.


    Date found in the old record - 01/08/1963.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
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    01:06:30:00 / 01:13:35:00
    UN 3777 E

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