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    POLICE CONFISCATE SLOT MACHINES

    Chicago, Illinois, United States of America (USA).

    GV. Sub-super scenes, Chicago men unloading slot machines from large lorry. SV. Men lifting off slot machine from lorry, watched by armed guard. CU. Armed guard. SV. Man carries off another slot machine. CU. Armed guard.

    CU. Man lifting off slot machine (one armed bandit) from lorry and taking it away. GV. the men put the slot machines down on the pavement. LV. Pan, lots of slot machines on the pavement guarded by armed guard, among them stands Sheriff Lohmon (?).

    CU. Pan of the slot machines. GV. As couple walk along and try to have a go at the slot machines, but they are told to move on. They laugh as they approach the camera.

    (F.G.) (Orig.L.)

    Note: interesting little film - gaming laws, gambling, racketeers etc.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    32512
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    631.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:36:00 / 01:03:14:00
    Canister:
    57/8
    Sort Number:
    57/008
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    SLot Mavhine Invention penny Police Investigating
  • Stills

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

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