• Short Summary

    In Barneveld, the centre of Holland's poultry industry, an exhibition is being held to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the formation of Dutch poultry breeders' associations.

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    REEL 1:


    1,.
    incubators, with a man opening one of them


    2,.
    pan down, eggs in an incubator, with a man opening a drawer filled with newly-hatched chicks


    3,.
    close-up of chicks in a drawer, with egg shells


    4,.
    chickens in various stages of growth


    5,.
    pan from left to right of poultry-houses, with a man examining a hen


    6,.
    a judge with a (?Buff) Orpington cock


    7,.
    close-up of a hen


    8,.
    close-up of this hen's legs


    9,.
    general view of the exhibition,


    10,.
    close-up of a Crested hen


    11,.
    close-up of this bird's head


    12,.
    a Dutch Bantam cock


    13,.
    close-up of this bird's head


    14,.
    a Mandarin duck



    REEL 2:


    15,.
    close-up of Mandarin duck


    16,.
    various shots of hens


    17,.
    a Kriel Porselaen hen


    18,.
    close-up of this hen's legs


    19 and 20,.
    a cock settling down in its cage.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: In Barneveld, the centre of Holland's poultry industry, an exhibition is being held to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the formation of Dutch poultry breeders' associations.

    There are 1500 exhibits, including some of the best breeding stock in the Netherlands, and visitors are able to see eggs being hatched in incubators of the latest designs.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5ES7BF0E4KE810FW08PC6FQTO
    Media URN:
    VLVA5ES7BF0E4KE810FW08PC6FQTO
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/11/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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