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    US Professor John Thomas Scopes violates law against teaching evolution in the classroom

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    SLATE INFORMATION: International Newsreel - The Accused Young Professor John Thomas Scopes

    USA: Tennessee: Dayton:
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    He is charged with violating the Tennessee law which forbids teaching (as fact) that man descended from a lower order of animals

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    Video Roll Title: The 'Monkey' Trial in Tennessee: 222ft
    "MONKEYVILLE": Scopes Monkey Trial Opens

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    Background: US Professor John Thomas Scopes violates law against teaching evolution in the classroom

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8LA356ELQ6DFKZCBJ8NYAQVB0
    Media URN:
    VLVA8LA356ELQ6DFKZCBJ8NYAQVB0
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/07/1925
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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