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    Troops and civil demonstrators surround the barricade.

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    GV. of crowds of territorials around the barricade in the centre of Algiers. MS. Terrorists digging up paving stones and reinforcing their barricades. Various shots of terrorists manning the barricade, women and children walking about on both sides of the barricade. CU. French parachutist, pan down to a Moslem boy who is cleaning the soldier's boots. High angle G.V. of a street with army lorries parked along one side. GV. of a crowded street with troops and civilians around the barricades. Various shots of a parade by about 200 Moslems and French civilians. Various shots of the barricades. Various shots of a demonstration by Moslem women, they make their way to the barricade where they are stopped by a group of parachutists. High angle G.V. of the street where the barricade is erected, troops and civil demonstrators surround the barricade. Various shots of a large demonstration making its way through the streets of Algiers. MS. and CUs. of the leaders of the revolt as they lay a wreath on a memorial. MS. of a French territorial handing leaflets to a crowd of civilians. Various shots of a small demonstration of Moslems making their way through the streets, they are carrying a banner 'Vive Massu'. GV. of the barricade pan to the procession of Moslems which has halted in front of the defences. MS. Lagaillarde as he speaks from a balcony. GV. Panning shot of the dense crowds taken from the balcony.


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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:36:00 / 01:09:09:00
    UN 3301 B

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