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  • Short Summary

    Life in the desert - town, oasis, troops at training.

  • Description

    Northern Africa.

    Several shots of black women at African village. Several shots of black troops getting on horses and start moving out of the village.

    Various shots of the troops galloping very fast across the desert - clouds of dust around them. According to paperwork they are cavalry troops from Senegal at training. Several shots of the troops now moving much slower through the desert.

    Several long shots of the desert - some trees and rocks seen. Various shots of a small town in the desert with many palm trees, camels, people walking around etc. Several shots of the oasis - water, palm trees etc.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1693.08
    Media URN:
    60492
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:36:00 / 01:29:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 307 B

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