• Short Summary

    Ethiopia prepares itself for war as thousands of recruits pour into Addis Ababa to training.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Left Right, Left Right - With Abyssinians in Addis Ababa".

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (Abyssinia).

    WS. the countryside with a young boy with his flock of goats. WS. Ethiopian countryside. WS. dry rocky terrain. WS. crowds gathered to listen to the orator who brings them news of what is happening in Europe. WS. recruits arriving in Addis Ababa.

    MS. a man receiving a vaccination injection from a nun. MS. new recruits in civilian clothing formed into columns on parade pan along the line. WS. men seated on the ground receiving instruction. LS. recruits marching on the spot. MS. showing bare feet as the men practise their marching.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    837.15
    Media URN:
    12256
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:49:00 / 01:20:03:00
    Canister:
    35/74

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