• Short Summary

    Professor unveils prehistoric coelacanth fish cught by fisherman off Madacascar.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Prehistoric Fish

    SOUTH AFRICA:

    COELACANTH (Fish): Prehistoric fish found by Professor J.L. Smith off Madagascar, shots of being unpacked, watched by Smith and Dr Malan
    DR. MALAN: South African Premier Watches Professor Smith unpack his find of Coelacanth on his return with the prize
    PROFESSOR J.L. SMITH (South African Prime Minister): Shots of returned with his find of Coelacanth, shots of fish and Dr Malan watching proceedings
    SOUTH AFRICA: Dr Malan sees Professor Smith unpack Coelacanth he discovered off Madascascar

    History and Archaeology
    Background: Professor unveils prehistoric coelacanth fish cught by fisherman off Madacascar.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAYN4YB9CB8V9W79BLOX3Z9ZZS
    Media URN:
    VLVAAYN4YB9CB8V9W79BLOX3Z9ZZS
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/01/1953
    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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