• Short Summary

    A GOLDEN EAGLE TONIGHT (SUNDAY) GAZES DISDAINFULLY DOWN FROM THE HIGH BRANCHES OF A TREE IN REGENT'S PARK ZOO, LONDON ON A GROUP OF ANXIOUS KEEPERS.

  • Description

    A GOLDEN EAGLE TONIGHT (SUNDAY) GAZES DISDAINFULLY DOWN FROM THE HIGH BRANCHES OF A TREE IN REGENT'S PARK ZOO, LONDON ON A GROUP OF ANXIOUS KEEPERS.IT ESCAPED FROM ITS CAGE YESTERDAY, AND HAS RESISTED ALL ATTEMPTS AT RECAPTURE.

    IT'S A SEVEN-YEAR-OLD MALE, AND KEEPERS ARE HOPING THAT HE'LL RETURN TO HIS CAGE BY HIMSELF -- ATTRACTED BY HIS MATE.HE ESCAPED OVER THE HEAD OF HIS KEEPER AND SWOOPED INTO NEARBY TREES.THERE HE HAS REMAINED ABOUT SEVENTY FEET UP.

    FIREMEN HAVE TRIED TO REACH THE BIRD WITH HIGH LADDERS -- BUT WITHOUT SUCCESS.AS THE FIREMEN -- EXPERTS AT RESCUING PEOPLE FROM THE UPPER STOREYS OF BURNING BUILDINGS -- EDGED TOWARDS THE BIRD IT LAZILY SPREAD ITS HUGE WINGS AND SOARED ACROSS TO AN ADJOINING TREE.

    A RE-ASSURING NOTE FROM A ZOO OFFICIAL SAYS THAT THE EAGLE IS "NOT DANGEROUS"...

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA67BCCJFHDR47XBMDYKT9HKC0T
    Media URN:
    VLVA67BCCJFHDR47XBMDYKT9HKC0T
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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