• Short Summary

    Police quashing left-wing demonstrations in New York and Washington DC including the use of tear gas.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: 40,000 'Reds' quelled as wild riots follows meeting in New York.
    USA: New York:
    Large crowd gathering in square. Scuffles among crowd and police grabbing demonstrators including tackling one to ground. Crowd turning away from tear gas cloud. Injured man being carried away. Police escorting away struggling woman. More of pressing crowd.

    SLATE INFORMATION: In Washington DC a tear bomb quickly scatters a mob making for the White House
    Washington DC: White House:
    Crowd of protestors carrying placards

    New York:
    Man addressing huge crowd in square. Mounted police riding through demosntrators.

    SLATE INFORMATION: The outbreak is crushed with a heavy hand.
    New York:
    Police and crowds.
    Washington DC:
    Tear gas at White House.
    New York:
    Communist party official addressing crowd.

    SLATE INFORMATION: Trouble begins when the radicals try to march on City Hall.
    Police running through marching protestors.
    Background: Police quashing left-wing demonstrations in New York and Washington DC including the use of tear gas.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3CLGEZMIB47X7F6H9A21S0PY4
    Media URN:
    VLVA3CLGEZMIB47X7F6H9A21S0PY4
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1930
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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