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    Title missing - Names Make The News.

    John Cobb beats his own land speed record at Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah, United States of America. USA.

    LS of car speeding across Salt Flats. (Shots missing from story) Shots arrive later.

    Peter Kane V Theo Medina boxing fight at Belle Vue, Manchester.

    MS CU the boxers in action. MS Cut in shot of the audience. CU Cut in of the boxers feet. MS Press cameramen climbing into the ring. as the fight ends. CU Full face shot of Kane the winner, after the fight.

    Rugby League International at Wigan, Lancashire. Wales beats England 10 points - 8.

    LS General views of the game. LS Cut in shot of the spectators. LS Thomas, No. 12 scores a try for Wales. Various shots of play. Thomas scores a try for Wales. CU a puddle on the pitch with drops of rain falling in it. LS Bill Ratcliffe, scores a try for England.

    Princess Elizabeth receives the Freedom of Stirling, Scotland.

    MS Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) inspecting soldiers of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. LS Elevated shot of the ceremony. MS the Princess receives the silver casket from Provost McMichael of Stirling. LS the troops give three cheers for Princess Elizabeth.

    Hurricanes in Florida, United States of America (USA).

    LS People in a street struggling to keep a foothold in the strong winds. LS Water swirling onto the beach. LS the sea swirling round and lashing windswept palm trees. MS back view, silhouette, of a family watching the storm out of the window.

    UNO (United Nations)conference in the USA.

    General George Marshall speaks. LS General view of the conference. LS American Secretary of State, George Marshall speaking about protecting small states. (nat sound).

    Bevin's speech at Paris Monetary conference, France.

    LS General view of the conference. LS MS Ernest Bevin, British Foreign Minister speaking about the European economics aid requirements from the US (nat sound). CU Cut in of Eamon de Valera, Irish representative. MS Cut in of Count Carlo Sforza, Italian delegate. MS Bevin signing the document which will be sent to George Marshall.

    Title - Names Make The News.

    John Cobb beats his own land speed record at Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah, United States of America. USA.

    MS of Cobb's car being prepared for run. CU of speedo. Body of car is put into plane. MS of Cobb in car. Car speeds across Salt Flats. Shots of people watching.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:21:00 / 01:37:49:00
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