From Maidstone To Madrid Aka From Maindstone… 1922

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    Maidstone, Kent and Madrid, Spain.

    Full titles read: "FROM MAIDSTONE TO MADRID - Spanish Authorities order - in face of keen world competition - a fleet of British built Buses, for first Bus Service in the Capital."

    L/S's of convoy of buses driving up steep hill in Maidstone. M/S of bus being lifted through the air by crane to waiting cargo ship. L/S of buses moving along country lanes in the picturesque Spanish countryside.

    Intertitle read: "SAY IT IN SPANISH ! - Bank to the Bullfight - 1d. all the way !"

    Group shot of Spanish bus conductors posing for the camera standing next to buses. L/S's of the buses packed full of people moving off down the street. Various shots of mounted policemen directing the buses through the crowded busy streets of Madrid.

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    Cataloguer:
    Howard
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    23401
    Sort Number:
    G 0934
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:48:00 / 01:02:53:00
    Canister:
    G 934
    Film ID:
    292.02
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1922
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