• Short Summary

    On a window ledge fourteen storeys up an ex-naval man prepares to plunge.

  • Description

    New York,

    SV. Pan with Sidney Hermann in his wheel chair title Super. over LV. Naval veteran Sidney Hermann standing on fourteenth floor ledge of veterans Hospital New York. & LV. SV. Firemen in hospital with emergency equipment. LV. Searchlights played on hospital pan to building LV. Floodlit hospital (Man on ledge) SV. Sidney Herman (Man on ledge being wheeled from room after rescue. SV. Nurse Corrigan who pleaded with Hermann for hours SV. Herman being pushed in chair towards room. & SV.

    (F.G.) (Orig "B")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    114.21
    Media URN:
    28761
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:32:00 / 01:23:18:00
    Canister:
    53/66

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