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    Full title reads: "Child Hunt Takes In All Midlands".

    Wolverhampton, West Midlands. Police hunt for missing 5 year old child - Jimmy Poole.

    GV Travel shot busy Wolverhampton street. SV Travel shot people talking by roadside. MV Travel shot people walking along pavement.

    CU Police inspector pan to policeman using. Walkie talkie. SV Boy's photograph. SV Boy's mother looking out of window. CU Rippling water of canal pan to SV detectives in conference on canal bank. CU Chief of Police. CU Inspector and detective talking. SV Interior police station. Detective and policeman poring over map. Policewoman taking down notes. CU Detective, policeman and policewoman pan down to map.

    SV Back view policewoman talking to householder, CU Policewoman talking to woman with baby in arms. GV Elevated night shot police lining canal banks pan to policeman and fireman. searching canal bed. CU Fireman. MV Elevated fireman and policeman prodding canal bed.

    SV Reporters at police station finding out latest news. CU Police inspector giving information to reporters. SV Reporters. SV Policeman reading instruction CU Pan volunteers. SV Two ambulance men pan to a third. CU Youth pan down to youth's jersey showing "Sea Scouts". MV Towards and pan volunteers setting out on hut accompanied by policeman with walkie talkie. MV Back view volunteers accompanied by policeman climbing fence. LV locally stationed paratroopers searching woods. SV Pan paratroopers searching woods. SV Away from camera paratroopers searching woods. SV Table in boy's home littered with press clipping and newspapers pan to boy's mother and father sitting by fireside. CU Boy's mother. CU Boy's father. SV Boy's photograph.

    (Orig. Neg.) Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:42:00 / 01:26:35:00
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  • Appears in...

    Religion & Politics
    Detectives Water at Night
  • Stills

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

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