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MALCOLM W. BROWNE:
Saigon AP Bureau Handbook


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SAIGON (AP)

A SHORT GUIDE TO NEWS COVERAGE IN VIET NAM

INTRODUCTION
I. STRINGER PAYMENTS
II. SOME TIPS TO STRINGERS
III. LANGUAGE
IV. MONEY
V. VISAS
VI. HEALTH
VII. TRANSPORTATION
VIII. VIET CONG ATTITUDES TOWARD FOREIGN CORRESPONDENTS
IX. COMMUNICATIONS
X. CLOTHING
XI. RECOMMENDED FIELD GEAR
XII. PRIMARY OFFICIAL NEWS SOURCES
XIII. AP OFFICE ROUTINE
XIV. SOME TIPS ON EMBASSY SOURCES
XV. SOME TIPS ON OFFICIAL INFORMATION
XVI. SOME POINTERS ON GUERRILLA WARFARE
XVII. ON COVERING OPERATIONS
XVIII. ORGANIZATION OF ARMED FORCES IN VIET NAM
XIX. ACCOMMODATIONS AND ENTERTAINMENT
XX. SOME COMMON WEAPONS


Courtesy of Malcolm W. Browne.

Photo: Horst Faas, Mal Browne and Peter Arnett in the Saigon AP office. Photo credit: Peter Arnett collection Reporter's Notebook
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