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    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for story WHEN THE EARTH TREMBLED in G 1207. The original story in on Pathe Master tape *PM0412*.

    L/S as the camera pans across the collapsed hotel.

    Intertitle - 'Once a beautiful Pacific Coast resort - now a tragic mass of ruins.' A crane helps lift rubble, the camera pans across to more collapsed buildings and telegraph poles. L/S of people shovelling debris from the side of a building.

    Intertitle - 'Scenes taken by Pathe news cameraman flying over Santa Barbara after the first quake.' L/S of the town with its collapsed buildings and walls. M/S of a church, the front with a stained glass window in it is still standing but the side wall has collapsed. M/S of a car, iron railings have fallen on it.

    Intertitle - 'Earthquake refugees seek first aid in makeshift hospitals.' M/S of a woman fanning a patient who is lying on a bed under a canopy on the lawn. A woman pushes a man in a bath chair. M/S of other patients lying on the grass. C/U of one badly injured boy with bandages on his head, eye and chin.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:05:00 / 01:30:52:00
    G 1207
    Sort Number:
    G 1207
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