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  • Short Summary

    An item showing a hurricane on the east coast of America.

  • Description

    Boston, United States of America.

    Intertitle: "A 75 MILE AN HOUR WIND drives all before it - but Pathe camera-man secures wonderful pictures".

    Intertitle: "The storm sweeps down to Cuba".

    L/S of a lighthouse being pounded by enormous waves, pan to look over very rough sea. M/S of waves breaking over a promenade.

    Various shots of busy street - cars and pedestrians are being battered strong rain and wind. M/S of people clinging to a lamp post to avoid being blown away. M/S of people skidding along the pavements propelled by gusts of wind.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    208.34
    Media URN:
    21462
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/04/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:07:00 / 01:41:18:00
    Canister:
    G 658

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