• Short Summary

    Riots erupt during peaceful May Day celebrations with Communist agitators

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: May Day Riots in Japan

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    JAPAN. Peaceful May Day celebration in Tokyo broken up by Japan's Communists.. full scale riots ensue.. with police hitting out to restore order..many arrest.. burnt cars etc

    POLICEMEN. Tokyo policemen force rioting mob back from Emperors Palace where they demonstrate in May Day Riots .. wrecked U.S. property etc.. Police using force with truncheons.

    RIOTS. Peaceful May Day celebration in Tokyo, broken up by Jap Communists.. placards etc.. police use force to quell the unrest.. mob heads to Palace.. police force back. hit the rioters with truncheons etc..use tear-gas to quieten the scene.. make many arrests..burnt U.S. cars.

    TOKIO. Peaceful May Day celebration broken up by Japanese Communists.. placards, police drive off intruders..Use truncheons and batter rioters on head..Rioters head for Palace, police force them back..wrecked U.S.Cars..Tear gas to quieten mob, full battle, arrest ring leaders of the scene

    Civil Disturbances, burning, communism, demonstrators, free nation
    Background: Riots erupt during peaceful May Day celebrations with Communist agitators

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2HG5VOZ45CZ7CHM0WA75SG0R9
    Media URN:
    VLVA2HG5VOZ45CZ7CHM0WA75SG0R9
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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