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  • Short Summary

    Friendship train with American food for the Italian people arrives to Rome.

  • Description

    Rome, Italy.

    The train bringing 'friendship food' from the American people to Italy, arrives in Rome. LS. Convoy of trucks with 'friendship food' going through Rome. CU. Count Carlo Sforza, Italian Foreign Minister, speaking into microphone - no sound. Towards, train arriving to station, locomotive is decorated with American and Italian flags. CU. Drew Pearson, the originator of the food scheme, talking into the mike, people listening - no sound. CU. Drew Pearson holding Italian child. LS. & CU. Italian newsboys selling American papers. LS. & CU. Elevated shot of a loaded truck. CU. Poor elderly people, panning to two kids dressed in oversize uniforms.

    Mute lav.

    Date found in the old file - 13/01/1948.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2206.10
    Media URN:
    74389
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:21:00 / 01:22:39:00
    Canister:
    UN 1877 F

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