• Short Summary

    Soviets resume bombing on Christmas Day to stem flow of Finnish successes.
    New York Finns rush?

  • Description

    Viborg, Finland
    Long view pan damaged factory
    Semi view showing machinery & debris of factory
    Gen. view & semi view men in civvies marching in street
    CU Finnish sign Registration Office
    Long view men into registration office
    3 CU's of Finnish types

    U.S. Finns Rally to Their Country's Aid
    New York, U.S.A.
    Long view pan men sailing for Finland
    Semi view pan Red Cross cases marked Finland, Red Cross"
    Long view people packing cases
    Semi view clothes being packed in case
    CU girl giving doll
    CU little girl giving ball
    Semi view 3 Finnish girls....one speaks (sound unavailable)

    Rovaniemi, Finland
    Pan down iced up telegraph poles to village in snow
    Long view & semi view of Finns waxing skiis by fires
    Gen. view & semi view Finn taking straw to horses amongst trees
    Long view troops in white capes
    Semi view troops in white capes looking at maps

    Helsinki, Finland
    Finnish flag flying
    Explosions and smoke over skyline
    People looking up
    CU camerman
    Finnish flag flying
    Damaged buildings and smoke
    People outside burning building in snow

    Good scenes
    Finns Carry on in Karelian Isthmus.
    Karelian Isthmus, Finland
    Semi view pilots by plane strapping on equipment & maps
    Semi views (2) loading bombs under plane
    CU propeller of plane turning
    Gen. view pan "Tuisku/T", 2-seater biplane taking off from snow... floats instead of wheels
    Semi view of anti-tank gun
    Semi view machine gun on wheels
    Semi view 2 Lewis guns
    Semi view Finnish flag

    Russo-Finnish War 1939-1940; United States of America; Air Raids and War Damage; Soviet Union; Finland
    Background: Soviets resume bombing on Christmas Day to stem flow of Finnish successes.
    New York Finns rush to aid their country.

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    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
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    Black & White
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