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    Title reads: "POTHOLE GIRL UP AGAIN".

    Andon, France.

    L/S woods and entrance to cave. L/S people gathered round the entrance. M/S Republican Guards sergeant going down into the cave. C/U another man pays out rope. C/U sergeant going down into the cave. Pan to his assistant paying out rope. Panning shot press photographers. Josie Laures is lifted from the cave - she looks exhausted.

    The rescue harness is taken from her and she is rested onto stretcher. M/S Josie laying on stretcher with sprig of Mimosa (her favourite flower). C/U pan as she is carried on stretcher to waiting helicopter. M/S Jose in the helicopter. L/S as she waves to the crowd. The helicopter takes off for a Paris hospital.

    Josie spent 3 months in underground caves as part experiment to investigate physical and mental affects of loneliness on astronauts organised by French scientist Michel Siffre.

    For search purposes: Josian Lares.

    Note: article from New York Herald Tribune is on file.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55416
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1802.32
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:18:00 / 01:51:35:00
    Canister:
    65/24
    Sort Number:
    65/024
  • Stills

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

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