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  • Short Summary

    Police detectives investigate communists in British Guiana.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Georgetown, British Guiana. Police detectives investigate communists in British Guiana.

    GV. House that was raided by Police CID Detectives in Murray Street (this shot must not be used as it is the wrong house) Various shots, searching a house for communist documents. LS Detectives arriving at house.

    Various shots immigration officers boarding Dutch ship. Various shots checking papers of passengers. Immigration officers alighting from ship with suspects.

    Detectives going through communist documents. Superintendent Rose looking at various communist propaganda posters. Car leaving HQ Sentry notes on board person leaving.

    LS Suspect arrested in street, and being taken to H.Q. Sup. Rose briefing detectives for a raid, and detectives leave HQ. Pamphlets being inspected by Spt. Puttock.

    LS Riot squad exercising on parade ground - training with batons, rifles and tear gas.

    (Orig. Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 25/10/1953.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2783.14
    Media URN:
    81799
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1953
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:08:00 / 01:59:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 2573 A

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