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    Full title reads: "Sartouville. The Lone Novelist. Alain Gerbault off again to sail single handed in his 8 ton yacht to the solitude of the Southern Seas."

    Sartouville, France.

    Various people stand on deck of yacht as it is manoeuvred.

    LS of group of people on dock, presumably including Alain J Gerbault.

    A large bottle of champagne is smashed against the yacht to bless her. The bottle is swung by a Scout. Pan up the prow of the boat.

    The yacht slips into the water to the applause of the small crowd of well wishers.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/06/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    10618
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    809.27
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:35:00 / 01:43:24:00
    Canister:
    31/48
    Sort Number:
    31/048
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    Ahto
  • Stills

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

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