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    A 120 foot factory chimney is blown up at the Carrick-on-Suir Creamery. Eire, Ireland.

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    Item title reads - Preparing for electricity era. With the advent of the Shannon Scheme factory chimneys will soon be novelties in the Irish Free State. Eire. Ireland.

    Intertitle - 'Master Vincent Bowen blows up 120 foot chimney at the Carrick-on-Suir Creamery.'

    M/S of a man standing on a platform, he waves a handkerchief at the little boy, Vincent, who depresses the plunger to detonate the explosives. M/S of him stood with another man, he waves. M/S of the chimney collapsing. M/S of children climbing through the rubble and adults standing around.

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    01:37:37:00 / 01:38:31:00
    G 1594

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