• Short Summary

    Perry Stoughton starts his attempt to cross the Pacific in a log raft.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "CALIFORNIA".

    California, United States of America (USA).

    Log raft at sea. A man packing tins of food into wooden box, getting ready for the sail across the Pacific. The man is Perry Stoughton of Crescent City. Mr Stoughton hoisting a sail. People watching him from the shore. He blows a bugle - presumably to mark the start of his journey. Several shots of the raft at sea and people waving goodbye from the shore.

    Note: This item originally belongs to Pathe Gazettes issue 37/61 but is misplaced here.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    929.13
    Media URN:
    13647
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:47:00 / 01:11:21:00
    Canister:
    37/60

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