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  • Short Summary

    Chinese troops prepare for conflict with Russia over possession of Manchurian Railway, the people of the area pack up their possessions and leave. Nanking, (Nanching) China.

  • Description

    Item title reads - New war clouds loom in Orient. Nanking (Nanching), China. Troops of China mass against Russia's great Red Army. China.

    L/S as the Chinese troops march along the street and through an archway. M/S of buglers leading the Chinese troops, various shots as they carry Nationalist flag of China (?), President's Flag (?).

    People leave with their possessions on carts, some ride on them, others walk alongside. M/S as they wheel their belongings down the road.

    Note: this is a shorter version of the story with the same title on *PM0796*, it has a slightly different title card.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    796.31
    Media URN:
    36036
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:42:00 / 01:44:35:00
    Canister:
    G 1628

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