1965 Opening of Parliament
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Governor Sir Peter Stallard imspecting the Guards of Honour on 19th March, 1965.

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1965 Opening of Parliament

Governor Sir Peter Stallard addressing the Guards of Honour on 19th March, 1965 from the steps of National Assembly Building which is where the National Assembly was located in 1965.

The rifles they are carrying look like old bolt action 303 Enfields.

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This photo was taken in the building we now refer to as the treasury building. All of the mahogany furniture is still there. The His Excellency the Governor Sir Peter Stallard addressing the opening of parliament on 19 March, 1965. Today the building today houses courts, including the Supreme Court, and the actual Treasury is housed on Coney Drive. The little building behind that building on the right is the law library, the Sir Albert Staine Building.

THE SPEECH FROM THE THRONE. - BY HIS EXCELLENCY SIR PETER STALLARD, AT THE BELIZE CITY, NATIONAL ASSEMBLY BUILDING, Now Magistrate Court.. On the back row by that window, sits Minister Madame Lizarraga, with a white hat. I sit beside her, still dressed in Coat and Neck tie, for the last time, and we dressed in WAYABERA. In the front seat is Hon George Price, Hon Albert Cattouse, Hon Sandy Hunter, Hon David Mckoy. ( The rest were not caught by the Camera. ) AND seated on the throne beside the Governor was The Speaker, Sir Wooldrich Harrison Courtney. AND A WELL BEHAVED GALLERY. Hector Silva

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