Roundup of the news around the world.
Full title reads: "PIN-POINTING THE NEWS".
CZECHS COMMEMORATE RAZING OF LIDICE
Lidice, Czechoslovakia. Czechs walking along a country road to Lidice. President Edouard Benes (aka Eduard Benes). Women of Lidice seated together, crying bitterly. Various shots of the ceremony of mourning for the victims of the purge of Lidice.
NAZIS MARCH OUT OF HOLLAND
Holland. German army horse carts driving along road. Various shots of German soldiers walking back to Germany, Dutch people looking on.
FIRST LANDING ON BORNEO
Borneo, Indonesia. Various shots of Australian troops and tanks preparing to embark on LCT's for the invasion of Tarakan Island. Close up shot of General Blaney. Aerial shots of bombs bursting on targets. Several shots of the Australian fleet at sea. Australians landing on Tarakan Island.
BRIDGE CARRYING TANKS
Unknown, Britain? Various shots of demonstrations of bridge carrying tanks, including the Scissors and Churchill type bridge.
United States of America (USA). The new American Kellett helicopter on ground. Close up shot of pilot in cockpit. Several shots of helicopter in flight, landing on flat roof and flying in all directions.
AMERICAN FILM CHIEFS ARRIVE IN BRITAIN
Britain. Skymaster plane taxiing to halt. American film chiefs including Jack Warner and Daryll Zanuck leave the plane and pose for the camera - all in military uniforms.
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