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    Item title reads - Pathe Special. Is it war? Italian troops reported across Abyssinian border. (Ethiopia).

    L/S of foothills of Mount Mussa Ali, the camera pans across to show a convoy of Italian military men, tanks and trucks driving around the winding roads. M/S of General Emilio de Bono, Italian Commander in Chief of all the troops in East Africa, on a horse. Various shots as he reviews the 23rd division who are marching past. M/S of a soldier kissing his two little children while his wife stands by. M/S of soldiers stood on dock next to a ship.

    Note: the first five seconds of the picture seem to be missing.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12071
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    841.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:39:00 / 01:12:55:00
    Canister:
    35/79
    Sort Number:
    35/079
  • Appears in...

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    Mussolini's Italy- foreign policy Ethiopian Crisis Britain and Other Fighting for Freedom Ethiopians
  • Stills

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

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