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    Full title reads: "Arrivals And Departures".

    New York, United States of American (USA). SV quads in perspex tent. CU Pan quads. SV Mr and Mrs Collins. CU Mr and Mrs Collins kissing. CU Notice being put on office chair - 'Collins has sat here', pullback showing woman sticking notice. Woman in foreground arranging dolls. CU 4 dolls. SV Ext. Collins' block of flats in Bronx. LV Collins sitting with son. CU Collins pointing out picture to son. SV Nurses holding babies. CU of babies Andrew Raymond, Edward Charles, Barbara Ellen, Linda Carol. SV Quads held by nurses.

    Shanghai, China. LV GV Men, women and children outside Shanghai digging trenches and SV Shop fronts being boarded up. SV Boarded up shop fronts. CU Notice on boarded shop front - 'Business as Usual'. SV Towards refugee-laden lorry. SV Towards jeep passing check point. SV Refugees leaving Shanghai. CU Guard inspecting pass at check point. SV Troops marching through barbed wire. CU Chinese sentry. LV Through barbed wire troops marching past. Look-out on hillock in background.

    LV GV troops of 1st Battalion Royal Leicesters embarking for Hong Kong. GV pan soldiers embarking. MV Troops going up gangway. MV Pan soldiers marching along quay to embark. LV Elevated baggage party at work. SV Baggage party working on quayside. CU Chests on quayside. CU Chests on quayside marked - 'Singapore'. CU Trunk marked - 'Hong Kong'. SV Towards soldiers marching along quay. SV Pan as soldier embarks. CU soldier pan to another. MV People waving. MV Ship "Empire Halladale" under way.

    MV Thomas Dewey, Governor of New York and wife leave liner ship "Queen Mary". CU Interview with Dewey by Pathe's John Parsons. Dewey I've just finished a 3 months session of the legislature and a 30 day bill period and I'm going to get my first good vacation in 7 years. Parsons: Right sir, now switching to Russia, what is your interpretation of the Russian decision to lift the blockade? Dewey: We have an old saying in America about being very careful of beartraps. CU Mrs Dewey, pan to CU Dewey.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:37:00 / 01:18:24:00
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  • Appears in...

    Religion & Politics War & Revolution
    Queen Mary Malaysia Immigration to America Shanghai Chinese Communist Revolution Immigration to America Chinese The Bronx Shanghai 1949
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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