• Short Summary

    Crops are sprayed to kill a plague of butterflies on a field in Krasnovar in Russia.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Gas for Pests - In the Krasnovar district of Russia a plague of butterflies played havoc with the crops. Clouds of deadly gas are now 'dropped' over the affected area to destroy the pests."

    Krasnovar, Russia.

    C/Us of butterflies (or moths) and caterpillars on plant leaves. M/S of two men in protective suits and gas masks standing in a field and hold up flags. A biplane flies over, spraying the crops with chemicals.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1064.15
    Media URN:
    37307
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:53:00 / 01:30:00:00
    Canister:
    PT 132

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