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    NEWS IN FLASHES - PORTER'S BASKET RACE

    Covent Garden, London.

    MV. Start of basket race. Leading man gets speed wobble. CU. Boxer Freddie Mills laughing. SV. Baskets spilling at start. SV. Two porters having a race. SV. Crowd. LV. One drops baskets rounding corner. SCU. Contestant replacing baskets. MV. Towards, winner nears finishing line. CU. Pan, winner crossing line and dropping baskets.

    (Orig.Neg.)

    NEWS IN FLASHES - ATTEMPTED SUICIDE FROM BRIDGE

    New York, Untied States of America (USA).

    GV. Queensborough Bridge, New York. GV. From bridge, streets below. Pan up to superstructure where John Warde is. LV. Ware on superstructure of bridge. SV. Police in conference at base of ladder. Police car in foreground. SV. Patrol man Harold Christensen climbing ladder to rescue Warde. SV. Christensen climbing ladder. SV. Safety net thrown out over side of bridge. SV. Police looking up. LV. & SV. Warde being helped down by rescuers. CU. Police waiting at base of ladder. SV. Warde being brought down ladder. SV. Towards and pan, Warde being led away.

    (F.G.) (Orig.D.)

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/06/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    47492
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1455.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:24:00 / 01:20:32:00
    Canister:
    51/48
    Sort Number:
    51/048
  • Stills

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

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