News From USA Gas Main Explosion & Vanguard… 1957

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    United States of America (USA).


    New York.
    GV. Times Square, New York, column of flames shooting up from road. GV. Cars in foreground with snow over them - fire raging in background. GV. Firemen tackling blaze. SV. Main burning. SV. Pan, firemen with hoses. SV. Onlookers. GV. Blaze and firemen.

    (F.G.) (Orig.'E')


    Cape Canaveral, Florida.
    GV. Vanguard rocket standing ready for firing. GVT. Smoke begins to pour out and rocket bursts into fire - flames leap and rocket starts to topple over. As it falls, there is a big explosion and screen is filled with flame and smoke. GV. Smouldering black smoke on rocket site.

    (Lav.) (Orig. "G")

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    01:20:56:00 / 01:22:24:00
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