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    Bloemhof, South Africa: GV Main street in Bloemhof. GV Crowd assembled on diamond diggings. GV J.S. Stoffberg under flag reading proclamation flag lowered and 'rush commences'. SV Digger exchanging certificate for pegs, and then running off to stake claim. SCU Women watching. LV Digger running towards with pegs - places three in position to mark claim. GV Jack Croft's diggings near to church. CU Revolving arms of processing machine 'The Washer' SCU Machine ejecting large stones. SV Native Labourer gravitating. SV Native Labourer placing heavy deposit on sorting table for Jack Croft' inspection. CU Croft inspecting heavy deposit - selects diamond. FCU Diamond on palm of hand. GV Bloemhof Hotel. SV Diggers leaving Hotel. SV Diggers surround aged and bearded prospector. FCU Aged Prospector having head patted, beard pulled.




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    Film ID:
    VLVA3YUA4J4NS4NZ7ABD8IC84VW64
    Media URN:
    VLVA3YUA4J4NS4NZ7ABD8IC84VW64
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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