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  • Short Summary

    The Marquis de Pinedo is seen with with his seaplane.

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    Item title reads: " I shall carry on! Marquis de Pinedo - Italy's 'do or die' airman, after his machine was destroyed by fire - has already flown 22,000 miles."

    New Orleans, United States of America (USA).

    M/S large seaplane with a man on top of the plane, which has wing mounted engines. The Marquis shakes hands and is greeted by crowd.
    Intertitle reads: " The Marquis who has covered about half of his remarkable 44,800 mile tour. Meanwhile, America's goodwill fliers arrive at Rio de Janeiro on the home lap of their trip around South America."
    Shot from below of three biplanes high in the sky. The seaplane is seen landing in large bay surrounded by mountains, and taxiing on water. A group of people walk along in a crowd along a board walk.

    Note: The shot in the bay must be in Rio de Janeiro. More long distance flight attempts.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:57:00 / 01:53:40:00
    G 1390

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