• Short Summary

    Major David Simons lands safely after rising higher then any man in history.

  • Description

    Minnesota, United States of America (USA).

    GV. Balloon floating above the earth. AS. Balloon showing the canister rising. GV. From canister showing earth's surface. CU. Still photograph of Major David Simons' face wearing spaceman helmet. GV. Showing stars at night. Slip pan. GV. From the air, shooting the canister lying on the ground with people crowded round it. LV. Canister with people around it. SCU. Showing the smashed up canister and people standing round it. SCU. Major Simons talking to army officials. CU. Major Simons talking to officials. SV. Major Simons being led away.

    (F/G) (Orig. D)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1499.29
    Media URN:
    48856
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/08/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:51:00 / 01:44:50:00
    Canister:
    57/70

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