• Short Summary

    Sir Sydney Barton and his legation staff prepare to protect British citizens in event of attack. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

  • Description

    Item title reads - News in a Nutshell.

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

    M/S of British Minister Sir Sidney Barton and his wife Lady Barton walking down the steps from their home. M/S as they pose. M/S of Sir Sidney and his legation staff whose job it is to protect British citizens in event of attack. M/S of men from the 8th Indian Light Cavalry practising lance and sabre drill. M/S profile of Lieutenant J. R. Cotton, M/S of him with his men standing behind.

    Note: the end of this item appears to be missing. Items missing from this edition are: 'Olympia's Rocket Railway', 'Flying like a Bat', 'Mail Train Disaster', 'Floods Menace England',and 'Fire Dance in Newcastle'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    851.05
    Media URN:
    12161
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:02:00 / 01:05:43:00
    Canister:
    36/1

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