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  • Short Summary

    Riots and fires follow Bastille Day celebrations in Rabat, Morocco.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Rabat, Morocco.

    VS Military parade on Bastille Day in Rabat, with Resident General Gilbert Grandval.

    Spacing.

    Next day in Casablanca, funerals of the terrorist bomb victims. Crowds on the Place Lyautey. Starting of new riots and demonstrations in the European part of town still bearing scars of the first riots. Troops taking up positions in the town, controlling traffic and checking papers. Moroccan demonstrations in the New Medina, burning shops. Firemen and troops fighting fire. Troops checking Moroccans arrested on the spot of the demonstration.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 15/07/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2688.13
    Media URN:
    79735
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:47:00 / 01:40:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 2753 B

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