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    Very good footage of mass pollution in industrial area in America.

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    United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of heavily polluted river in the industrial area with rubbish floating on blackened surface - looks like a huge oil stain. Mountains of coal on banks with water coming into river from long line on factories. More shots of disgustingly polluted water, also steaming hot water coming into the river from the factories. Various travelling shots long the river through industrial area with lines of factories on the banks - smoking chimneys, mountains of coal, dust, pipes, sewers pouring water back into the river. Close up shot of a sign 'City Sewer' with water surging into the river. A large ship with smoking chimney sprays hot water into the river. Landscape changes to show skyscrapers in foreground. Close up shot of a sign on a car reading 'Corvette - Sting Ray'. Zoom back to show parked car. Several zooms in and out. Close up shots of another sign on Chevrolet car. Various air shots of a vast industrial area with heavy smoke surging from mass of chimneys. Various air shots of a large industrial American town, tall buildings, freeway, vast industrial area, bridges, etc. Various head shots of the cars driving towards and over camera. More shots of the mass pollution at vast industrial area. More shots of the heavily polluted and stained river with water coming out from sewers and pipes.

    (16 mm Dupe. Col. Neg.)

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:30:00 / 01:44:07:00
    UN 4528 D

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