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  • Short Summary

    An item about fishing in the Gulf of Mexico which involves firing harpoons and rifles to catch a giant ray fish.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "The Gentle Art of Fishing". Harpoons, rifles and revolvers are used to catch the giant ray fish - this one weighs over a ton. Gulf of Mexico.

    L/S of the boat on the sea. M/S as the men throw a harpoon and reel in the line. M/S of a man firing a rifle, it hits the ray fish which flounders. M/S as they reel it in and onto the boat, M/S of it hung up on the boat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    242.27
    Media URN:
    22484
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:12:00 / 01:43:02:00
    Canister:
    G 806

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