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  • Short Summary

    British army called in to stop rioting strikers in Bombay, India.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Now - what's all this about?" "Tommy Atkins" takes a hand in his own inimitable way quickly quells rioting by strikers in Bombay. India.

    M/S of army trucks lined up in rows on a field with tents behind, M/S of soldiers stood near armoured cars. M/S of a truck containing soldiers, M/S of mounted soldiers with guns in the streets, the camera pans across to people walking about. Various shots of soldiers sat down in front of a house. Various shots of military presence in the streets and people going about their business peacefully.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    782.15
    Media URN:
    35697
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:11:00 / 01:27:45:00
    Canister:
    G 1589

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