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    Titles read: "MUSSOLINI SCRAPPED".

    Washington, United States of America.

    Various shots of a large bust of Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini being carried on a stretcher by sailors through a Washington scrap yard. Commentator cracks "A cod funeral for old cod face".

    The bust is put into a hydraulic press and is completely flattened for scrap. The bust was taken from an Italian liner captured at Balboa.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/12/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44395
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1346.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:17:00 / 01:01:03:00
    Canister:
    42/98
    Sort Number:
    42/098
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics Trade & Industry
  • Stills

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

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