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    Full title reads: NEWSBRIEFS". This is a roundup of the world's latest news.

    THE THREE WHEEL WHIZZER
    California, United States of America (USA). Newest American midget car travelling towards camera. It swings left and does complete turn in the width of a normal road. Parts of cars removed to expose undercarriage of car - lights and front wheel are seen. Removing mudguards and windscreen. Car travelling at very high speed along road.

    G.I.'S LEARN JAPANESE FISHING
    Japan. Several shots of the G.I.'s in boat waving to camera. They are going fishing with local Japanese fishermen. Japanese fishermen are in the other boat. Japanese showing the G.I.'s the art of net casting. Net casting by Japanese fishermen. Japanese fishermen hauling a small net of fish.

    JAPANESE WAR LOOT RECOVERED
    Tokyo, Japan. Japanese loading gold bricks onto American Army lorry. Several shots of Japanese girls hauling a rope. Salvaged Japanese coins being weighed.

    EISENHOWER SPEAKS ABOUT PEACE
    Washington, United States of America (USA). American General Dwight Eisenhower shaking hands with several men inside the U.S. Congress. He addresses the Congress - answers questions (natural sound). He is asked if he believed in achieving lasting peace and he answers 'If I didn't think there's a chance of that I wouldn't be here'. He seem very determined and has great oratorical skill.

    UNVEILING SOVIET WAR MEMORIAL IN BERLIN
    Berlin, Germany. Shot of the Soviet War Memorial in Berlin. Red Army Marshal Zhukov listens as double V.C. opens ceremony. British soldiers on parade. Russian soldiers on parade. Zhukov salutes the march past. British soldiers march past. Close up shot of the base of memorial.

    JAPANESE FLEET DESTROYED
    Kure, Japan. Sunken ships in the harbour of Kure. Japanese carrier laying on side. Various shots of Japanese battleships badly damaged are seen in the harbour.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    40332
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1167.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:58:00 / 01:57:50:00
    Canister:
    45/95
    Sort Number:
    45/095
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture Science & Technology Trade & Industry
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