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  • Short Summary

    Men and women at work in Cranberry fields in the United States of America.

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    "Cranberries float, so by flooding the bog, not a berry is missed." (presumably the following shot is incorrectly placed) Shot of what appears to be an amoeba highly magnified. "Cranberry picking, like golf, is an open air sport, but is played differently. - Cape Cod. Mass." C/U of women kneeling in a cranberry field using special cranberry scoops to collect the fruit. C/U of the scoop being used to pull the fruit off the stems. L/S of men at work with the scoops. "Cranberries float, so by flooding the bog, not a berry is missed." L/S of man working in a flooded field. Closer shot of the man as he scoops up the cranberries.

    Note: orange tinted print. This is an extract from one of Walter Futter's Curiosities. Some of this material finds its way into "Cranberry Eves" EP001.

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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:23:00 / 01:19:40:00
    EP 296

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