• Short Summary

    Arrivals for UN meeting - ship runs aground in Dorset - blast in Staffordshire Quarry.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "News In Flashes"

    Paris, France. Representatives of the Big Four countries arrive for UNO General Assembly.

    SV Soviet delegate Andrei Vyshinsky alighting from train. SV Towards Vyshinsky with Jacob Malik and Alexis Pavlov walking along station platform. CU Vyshinsky and Pavlov walking along platform. CU American Secretary of State, Dean Acheson being greeted at station. SV Acheson outside station. SV Towards and pan British Secretary Anthony Eden walking up steps of Quay d'Orsay.

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

    Intertitle reads: "Barton-On-Sea". Nr Bournemouth, Dorset

    MV Wrecked yacht 'Lamorra'. SV Crew climbing up cliff. SV Crew on cliff top. CU Crew man. MV Wrecked yacht. SV Crew. CU Captain of ship, Captain Shepherd. MV Wrecked yacht.

    Intertitle reads: "Caldon Low". Big quarry blast in Staffordshire.

    GV Rock face of Caldon Low quarry. SV Pan up rock face. SV Men loading explosive on to truck. SV Towards man pushing explosive into tunnel. LV Man placing Danger flag on top of rock face. LV Rock face showing line of marker flags. SV Man counting off last seconds. LV Explosion.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:08:00 / 01:36:52:00

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