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    Ghanian president's trip to Guinea greeted by huge crowds. Excellent quality.

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    Conkary, Guinea

    Various shots including CU's. of Nkrumah with President Sekou Toure of Guinea and Modibo Keita of the Mali Federation on tarmac at Conakry airport. GV. of airport building at Conakry which are adorned with photographs of the three men. MS. to CU. of Nkrumah, Keita and Sekou Toure walking through lines of schoolchildren towards camera. Various shots of the state drive along crowd lined streets. MS. Travelling shot of women dancers at side of road. MS. Pan to LS. B.V. of the three men waving from an open car. Various shots of women dancers dancing to music from a small drum band at side of road. GV. Ext. of President Sekou Tour's Palace at Conakry. High angle gv. panning shot of the town and harbour of Conakry. MS. Pan with Nkrumah, Sekou Toure and Modi bo Keita as they drive past camera in open car. Two CU's. section of the crowd lining the road. LS. to MS. pan with open car carrying the three men. Various shot CU's. of Nkrumah, Keita and Toure and V.I.P's. on rostrum. Various shots, as women march past. Various shots, with CU's. as soldiers march past Good CU's. of women and children in the crowd. Various shots, procession of armoured trucks in parade. MS. Pres. Sekou Toure speaking to gathering. MS. of the VIPs. applauding. MS. Pres, Modibo Keita speaking to gathering. MS. V.Ps. applauding. MS. Dr. Nkrumah speaking to gathering. MS. V.I.P.s. applauding Various shots of the traditional dancers who entertained. the three heads of State. MS. Dr. and Mrs. Nkrumah looking on. MS's. Dr. Nkrumah looking on and CU. Keita. Various shots including CU's. of the traditional dancers. MS's. Members of the Ghana Government walk into the conference room. MS. of the three heads seated in conference room, Keita Nkrumah and Toure. CU. Nkrumah's hand signing book, pan up to his face. CU. Keita's hand signing book, pan up to his face. CU. Toure's hand signing book, pan up to his face. Various shots of the three heads signing declaration, and then shaking hands. Good shots of the town of Conakry. MS. Natives of Guinea admiring a Ghanaian Army Officer's uniform. LS. the residence of Pres. Sekou Toure. CU's the flags of Ghana, Guinea and Mali. MS. of the flags flying at the airport pan down to the three heads of state walking from airport building onto departure of Dr. Nkrumah. Back view as the three stop in front of their flags, and Pres. Toure takes the salute. MS. as the three heads of state review guard of honour. Us. Guinea guard of honour. LS. of the guard of honour and others on airport. (Mute. F.G.)

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:46:00 / 01:21:40:00
    UN 3449 A

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