• Short Summary

    Police use gas bombs to disperse striking New Jersey woolen mill workers

  • Description

    USA: New Jersey:
    EXT

    U.S.A., NEW JERSEY, PASSAIC.

    Video Roll Title: Gas bombs help scatter textile strikers: 71ft
    GAS: Bombs help scatter textile strikers

    TITLE:

    (5ft)


    ELEVATED GV AND MV strikers in street, policemen (some mounted) in streets, traffic

    (19ft)


    TITLE: Strikes in flight before the charging police - tear gas proved an irresistible "argument".

    (20ft)


    GV (ELEVATED) street filled with clouds of gas, crowd dispersing rapidly, man standing on building cornice and firing tear gas

    (33ft)


    ELEVATED GV crowd along pavement, watching police motorbyke and sidecar going around - some projectiles being thrown at byke

    (53ft)


    ELEVATED GV crowd starting to run again as more tear gas is being fired

    (61ft)


    TITLE: The cameramen, too, were dispersed and many cameras destroyed as disorder reached its climax shortly after these scenes were filmed.

    (65ft)


    GV street and people running, a few policemen, parked cars.

    (71ft)

    crowd, riot, strike, union, strikers, demonstration, police
    Background: Police use gas bombs to disperse striking New Jersey woolen mill workers

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA5FYKORUFEBBK6UFJSYAWR9SE
    Media URN:
    VLVAA5FYKORUFEBBK6UFJSYAWR9SE
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1926
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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