• Short Summary

    Beautiful shots of Jericho including the abundant citrus groves and a carnival attended by King Hussein.

  • Description

    Jericho, Jordan.

    Various shots of the desert hills and valleys of Jordan, men herd their goats across the plains. Various shots of the river Jordan and the city of Jericho with people going about their business. People cut and pick oranges from the trees in the citrus groves. We also see papayas, aubergines and bananas being harvested, they end up on a fruit and vegetable stall.

    Various shots of a carnival taking place with floats full of the fruit and vegetables which grow in abundance. Jordanian flags fly above. M/S of King Hussein smiling as he watches the parade. M/S of a float with a model aeroplane on it.

    Cuts exist please see separate record

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    371.01
    Media URN:
    4067
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/06/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:32:00 / 01:03:09:00
    Canister:
    CP 601

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