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  • Short Summary

    Australian boys in protest calling for Australian Homes for Australian Boys.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Boys Town".

    Australia.

    CUs of boys with placards calling for Australian Homes For Australian Boys.

    VS of a small procession of boys led by a priest making their way along streets of town and into the country, some of the boys carry banners demanding independence and new homes in Australia for Australian lads.

    VS of the boys at work pitching tents in a field with the priest supervising and talking to them.

    (Dublin reel)

    N.B. Not entirely clear what this protest is about - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1059.44
    Media URN:
    21222
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1940
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:59:00 / 01:47:35:00
    Canister:
    40/88 (Dublin)

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