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    Bethlehem, Jordan.

    Documentation on file, Christian pilgrims cross from Jerusalem for Christmas in Bethlehem.

    GV. Street scenes. Various shots of people going into large tents to be issued with visas, to leave Jerusalem, on the tents is written Merry Christmas. MS. BV. Pilgrims going through Mandelbaum gate to reach Bethlehem for the Holy Night. GV. Street scene and of sign reading 'Danger - Defense De Passer Territoire'. GV. Of Pilgrims mingling around. GV. Car going through Jordan/Israel border line. CU. Jordina Legionaire. CU. Friendly conversation between Israeli Police and Jordina Legionaires. Walking shot of two Nuns towards camera. CU. Pilgrim women resting. Old couple holding hands walking past camera CU. Policeman (Israeli) shaking hands with Nun, in background is sign Merry Christmas and above that is 'Israel Police Force Mandelbaum Gate Frontier Post'. Car with U.N. on side, Israeli Policeman walking past (LS). MS. Pilgrims coming out through gate. CU. Priest with beard and wearing sun-glasses. CU. Nun sitting down, Israeli Policeman in background. CU. BV. Two Nuns being issued with visas. MS. Of Israeli Policemen and Jordina Legionaires.


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    British Pathé
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    01:37:13:00 / 01:38:30:00
    UN 2919 B
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    UN 2919 B
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