News In A Nutshell 1935

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Full title reads: "News in a Nutshell".

Quarry Blast in Scotland. L/S of granite quarry in Creetown on Solway Firth. Various shots of men planting barrels of gun powder in specially constructed tunnels in quarry. M/S of man plunging detonator. Various L/Ss of enormous explosion.




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