Ventersdorp on the day of the Eugene Terre'Blanche funeral, through the lenses of our reporters on the spot.
At the church, on the outskirts of town.
And then the rain came down.
While the miles-long convoy wound its way past the township on its way to the farm, for the burial.
Photos: Toby Shapshak, Kevin Bloom, Phillip de Wet
For more images from Ventersdorp, see part two of this series, on the burial itself, or all our video from the day of the funeral. You can also check out our video of skirmishes between white and black on the day of the first court appearance of the two murder accused, or our photos from that same day.
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