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    Cyprus, Palestine: GV Cyprus prot Farma Gusta with Ajax in b-g. LV Empire Rival arriving with jews. SV Jews on board. LV Jews down gangway of ship onto ferry craft. SV Jewish types down gangway. GV Jewish immigrants on board ferry craft mainland in b-g. SV Jewish types on Ferry, Ajax in b-g. SCU types GV ships at wayside. GV immigrants coming ashore from Ferry craft. SV ditto. Side View immigrants coming ashore. SCU immigrants past camera. SV immigrants getting into lorry. LV 1 rry leaving quyside. GV Cyprus. LV pan 1 rry loaded with immigrants on way to camp. LV field kitchens men preparing food. SV Jewish men stirring up large urns. SV 2 British Women M.Ps helping to dish out drinks. CU Jewish types drinking. LV people milling around in camp. SCU women types with children and babies. CU Jewish women type hugging baby. SV another Jewish women with small child drinking out of bottle. CU child drinking out of bottle. Shot behind barbed wire British troops searching kit bags belonging to Jews. Side View British troops searching kit bags. CY ditto. GV Jewish men demonstrating and marching towards camera. SV Jewish men and women demonstrating and shouting GV pan ditto. SV Jewish types behind barbed wire gesticulating Shot British troops firing over the heads of Jewish immigrants. SV British soldiers trying to hold back barracade and ready to fire with sten guns etc. LV Jewish immigrants demonstrating inside barbed wire. SCU pan from British troops holding back barracade to Jews inside barbed wire. BV British troops lined up on guard. CY pan Jewish types behind barbed wire in camp.

    GOOD SCENES: GV Cyprus Port Farma Gusta with Ajax in B-g. GV Cyprus. SV building, horse and cart in road.

    Ethnic Minorities; Displaced Persons; Independence Movements; British Empire



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