Shipyard Demonstration 1955

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    Nantes, France.

    Shipyard workers in Nantes, France decided to protest after their pay demands were answered with a lookout. Police uses tear gas to disperse them. GV. & Nearer shot, demonstrators marching in street. SV. Entrance to shipyard - closed gates. Angle shot, building and cranes, deserted. Angle shot and CU. Dummy hanging from gibbet. SV. Another dummy hanging from gibbet. GV. Street with tear gas bomb bursting. SCU. Demonstrators running from police. GV. Deserted street with another tear gas bomb bursting. GV. Towards, demonstrators marching carrying banners. GV. Demonstrators massed in street.

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