• Short Summary

    Different methods of catching exotic fish in tropical waters of the Bahamas.

  • Description

    Queer fish. Part of 'Sea Shell Have Music' issue.

    Nassau, Bahama Islands (The Bahamas).

    Fishing methods to catch exotic fish in tropical Bahaman waters. Various shots of men digging for land crabs in mangrove swamps. Various shots fishermen in dinghy catching lobsters and crayfish on long pole. Various shots of bizarre method of catching fish in shallow creeks. Men wade into creeks and wave dogwood bark in water. The bark releases a chemical which drugs fish. The men pick the sleeping fish out of water as they float on surface. Various shots of men in rowing boat harpooning stingray.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1220.27
    Media URN:
    41687
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:15:00 / 01:43:30:00
    Canister:
    NSP 22

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