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    Mahatma Gandhi completes march to break salt laws. India.

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    GANDHI, MAHATMA.

    No title, paperwork reads - In India today. Gandhi - storm petrel of Indian politics - completes "civil disobedience" march to break salt laws - uninterfered by authorities. India.

    M/S of Mahatma Gandhi, wearing white robes, he is sat down while a man speaks in front of him. M/S as he climbs up and sits on a platform. L/S as he and another man walk around and sit down on another raised platform, they are surrounded by men and women. L/S as Gandhi makes a speech then the other man does the same. L/S of the crowds of people gathered around. M/S of Gandhi walking along, he rubs his arm and face with a cloth. M/S as he walks with his head covered. L/S of the crowds of people starting to move. M/S's of Mrs Kastur Gandhi (?) talking to a man. M/S as Gandhi walks in march with many others, they link hands to protect him.

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    Film ID:
    828.11
    Media URN:
    19019
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:02:00 / 01:17:28:00
    Canister:
    G 1705

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