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    Full title reads: "Answering The Call - Still the war drums roll in Abyssinia".

    Abyssinia / Ethiopia.

    VS a large crowd of Ethiopians gather round to listen as man reads proclamation. VS men playing drums. CU of man drumming, behind is a soldier with a gun. VS as soldiers dance and fire guns in the air as their comrades drum. VS Ethiopian troops lined up for inspection. Soldiers get medical check from nun. VS of soldiers training - learning to march and do drill. Combat training and trying on gasmasks. VS of parade of cavalry. VS of troops on train. Material ends 01:58:04

    Possibly Germany.

    Various shots of new set of Quads. The babies are carried for by two nurses. Mother is presented with two of her babies.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. May be from 1936, possibly 36/6.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    61251
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1903.39
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:48:00 / 01:58:28:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 6
    Sort Number:
    UNI GAZ 006
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    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    W C Handy Ethiopia
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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