Us Explosion Kills 30: Injures 100 1950

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Full title reads: "US Explosion Kills 30: Injures 100".

South Amboy, New Jersey, United States of America (USA). A large explosion caused by 4 barges loaded with explosives creates havoc.

CU Two men walking along at night. One with bandaged head. MS Group of nurses arriving to help....

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Cataloguer:
Mark
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
47905
Sort Number:
50/043
Time in/Out:
01:50:11:00 / 01:51:48:00
Canister:
50/43
Film ID:
1468.24
Issue Date:
29/05/1950

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