• Short Summary

    James Barry Munnik Hertzog (Orange Free State commander against England in the Boer War and future prime minister of South Africa) is attacked by Loyalists during a visit to Johannesburg

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Loyalists of Johannesburg Set Fire to General Hertzog's Car

    SOUTH AFRICA: Johannesburg:
    EXT

    SV troops on horseback carrying tricolour flag followed by men on horseback ride along street.

    GV crowd gathered in square.

    LS troops make their way through huge crowd.

    LS cars make their way through crowd.

    SV crowd gathered round upturned car, crowd cheering.

    GV car starts to burn.

    SV car burning - fire engine arrives.

    LS General standing in front of row of dignitaries.

    LS General accompanied by dignitaries walks in front of row of policeman.

    SV horses standing in row.

    SV tricolour flag flying.

    SV crowd cheering.

    GV crowd.

    GV elev. crowd.

    GV car burning as crowd applaud.

    LS troops making their way through huge crowd.

    LS men tricolour riding through crowd.

    GV car on fire - dense smoke.
    SOUTH AFRICA: Johannesburg:
    EXT

    SV firemen turning hose on burning car - dense smoke.

    South African, Afrikaner, Union of South Africa, politics, crowd, rebel, Dutch, English, loyal, loyalty, home country, burn, burning, blaze, ablaze, overturn, vehicle, firemen, firefighters, fire truck
    Background: James Barry Munnik Hertzog (Orange Free State commander against England in the Boer War and future prime minister of South Africa) is attacked by Loyalists during a visit to Johannesburg

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    Film ID:
    VLVACF6XT5083YS28V2AKBCQGD9CF
    Media URN:
    VLVACF6XT5083YS28V2AKBCQGD9CF
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/12/1919
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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