• Short Summary

    The people of New York evacuate the streets in atom bomb drill. America.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - 'Quiet shrouds New York in A-bomb drill'.

    United States of America (USA).

    MS air raid siren. LS crowd of pigeons flying away. LS police stopping traffic. Various shots police and troops directing public to shelters. LS traffic at standstill. LS woman arguing with police. MS police and wardens forcing people to take shelter. Various shots isolated streets. MS street sign. LS deserted streets, cars only. Interior MS empty bus. Various shots Times Square deserted apart from parked cars and coaches. MS siren. Various shots New York as people leave shelters. LS pigeons flying back. LS traffic moving.

    Cataloguer's note: American commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2781.11
    Media URN:
    81743
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:30:00 / 01:25:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 2558 A

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