• Short Summary

    Local citizens join in the manhunt when a 5-year-old boy is kidnapped.

  • Description

    Titles read: "MANHUNT - CASH KIDNAPPING ROUSES NATION".

    Princeton, Florida, United States of America.

    Several shots of the exterior of the general store and service station belonging to JB Cash as commentator explains that Cash's 5-year-old son, Jimmy, was abducted from the store in the latest in a series of kidnapping crimes.

    Exterior of a building in the town where the FBI set up their headquarters. C/U of "Chief G-man" J Edgar Hoover, who is personally supervising the manhunt. Armed local citizens gather outside the building with local legionnaires and CCC boys and are seen walking across a field in their search. Aerial shots of the Florida Everglades where Seminole Indians are searching the swamp areas for clues.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    969.40
    Media URN:
    17250
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:47:00 / 01:43:44:00
    Canister:
    38/50

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