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  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Egypt.

    L/S of the pyramids, someone rides by on a camel. British families set out from Cairo in army lorries to start a new life in South Africa. One family, the Ashingtons, went off alone and had to be rescued by aeroplane. M/S's as the trekkers have some refreshment and cook with a spirit stove. C/U's as Carol Brown aged 3 helps to pack the eggs. C/U of a driver and his mate at the wheel of a lorry checking the route on a map. L/S as the three army lorries laden with people move off.

    Possibly connected with 46/99 - MD.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    58778
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1489.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:11:00 / 01:03:51:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 093
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 093
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    Cairo 1920s-1960s Groppi Groppi Patch 1 Family Cooking
  • Stills

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

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