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    Out takes (rushes, cuts) for Lindbergh's Epic Flight in G 1402.

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    There is another version of this material on 3476.05 - the other version is probably better quality.

    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for Lindbergh's Epic Flight in G 1402.

    Various shots of huge crowds in spotlights at night outside Lindbergh's house (?), various shots as he waves to them from the balcony. L/S aerial of airfield. M/S of people and photographers in daylight outside his house. Various shots as people stand on the roof of a buffet to get a better view. People mill about and an aeroplane flies overhead. Various shots of Charles Lindbergh on balcony, he is joined by others and smiles and waves. Someone brings out a French flag which he waves.

    M/S as he comes out of the building and down the steps with the others. M/S of them posing on the steps and giving him three cheers. C/U of him smiling at the camera, he stands on the steps and looks around. M/S as photographers take his picture. Good C/U of him. M/S as a huge arrangement of flowers is brought to the gate of his house, people crowd around outside. M/S of his aeroplane the 'Spirit of St. Louis' behind a fence. Various shots of the aeroplane.

    M/S as Lindbergh waves American and French flag out of a window. C/U of him in front of the aeroplane.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:22:00 / 01:29:22:00
    G 1402

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