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    New York, USA.

    LS. Gen Lucius Clay American Military Governor driving down New York Street with streamers and papers flying about. LS. Elevated shot Clay walking to the platform of the U.S. Congress.

    Transport Strike in Berlin.

    LS. Neukolln station, Berlin, deserted, SCU. Name board on platform. CU. Name board on platform with people walking past including youth on sentry go with stick across shoulders. LS. Lorries lined up by the side of the Autobahn MS. Group of boys carrying wrecked car along. LS. Strikers running along a platform at a Berlin station. MS. Strikers running along a platform at a Berlin station. MS. Strikers walking along. MS. Wrecked vehicle on railway track.

    Russians Reimpose Miniature Blockade.

    SCU. A Russian controlled railway policeman with rifle slung over shoulder. MS. Group of Russian-controlled police talking to civilian man. MS. Railway police walking about. LS. People standing about by roadside. Lorries in background. SCU. Water dripping from stationary Lorry as ice-packing melts. CU. Lorry driver sitting down by roadside reading pass. MS. Sir Robert Ingliss British transport Chief getting into car. LS. Ingliss' car driving along. LS. Back view Ingliss' car driving along. LS. Lorries drawn up at the side of the Autobahn. SCU. Sir Robert Ingliss giving biscuits to two German children in pushchairs. MS. He hands biscuits to other children. ( 3 shots) MS. Lorry driver leaning out of cab pointing to 'Express - Cuxhaven' on side of lorry. LS. Travel shot pass lorries lined up on the Autobahn. MS. Sir Robert Ingliss standing beside car on roadway. SCU. German driver shaking his fist. SCU. German lorry driver lying down resting. MS. German policeman remonstrating with drivers. SCU. German policeman remonstrating with drivers. MS. Drivers sitting round table at roadside eating and chatting. SCU. Driver cutting slices of bread, SCU. Driver talking on telephone. CU. Driver talking on telephone. SCU. Notice on hut - 'International Telephone'. MS. Barrier between Russian and British zones. LS. Barrier between Russian and British zones.

    Transport Strike in Berlin.

    MS Group of strikers. One holds his head. MS. Russian-controlled German railway police and strikers walking about station ( 3 shots) MS. Wrecked vehicle on railway line. MS. Crowds round closed entrance to Bahnhof Schoneberg station. LS. Patrol of railway police. SCU. Union leader ( 2 shots) CU. Union leader. (2 shots) MS. The Union Leader standing with others on platform outside the R.T.O. at Wannsee station. CU. Union leader chatting to worker. SCU. Union leader chatting to worker. Ms. Union Leader chatting to worker. SCU. Sticks and iron bars in mens' hands pan up to men. SCU. Workers, some brandishing sticks. MS. Railway police coming up to a group of strikers. SCU. Notice - 'Hermannstrafe' pan down to closed doorway. MS. Group of youthful strikers riding on rail trolley. SCU. Chalked slogan on side of railway carriage - 'Hell Moskau Wir Streiker' CU. Hand holding bullets. MS. Stationary train with 'Wir Streiker chalked on front. SCU. 'Aufter Betrieb' chalked on train. CU. Stick pointing to bullet mark on wall. MS. Group of young strikers brandishing sticks. SCU. Bullet hole through glass of train window pan to group of young strikers. MS. CU. Group of strikers brandishing sticks. MS. Group of strikers brandishing sticks. ( 3 shots.) MS. Strikers standing in train and on platform which is littered with broken glass. MS. Strikers leaning out of carriage window brandishing sticks. MS. Broken window at a station. MS. Groups of strikers. LS. Groups of strikers on raile track pan to another group. LS. Line of strikers pulling up rail. LMS. Line of strikers pulling up rail MS. They heave line off track. MS. Young strikers walking alon track. MS. Striker posing on track.

    (Comb. F.G. B/W.) (Selected Scenes 49/42.)

    Note: Sound briefly for New York clip.

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    01:09:02:00 / 01:17:01:00
    UN 2129 D
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    UN 2129 D
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    Religion & Politics War & Revolution
    General Lucius Clay
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