• Short Summary

    The end of prohibition leads to a boom in distilling and brewing in America.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Title reads: "Repeal Booms Business!".

    United States of America.

    LS of industrial landscape. Shots of men working on building site (paperwork suggests they are building a brewery).

    People queue to go into building. CU Manager of brewery. He talks about improvements to the new plant following the repeal of prohibition.

    Shots of large tanks for holding alcohol. Men move barrels. Women stick labels onto bottles. Men moving boxes. CU man saying that Peoria, Illinois will become the distilling centre of the whole world. Various shots of breweries being built. Men and women walking into work. Bottling plant. More shots of people filling bottles with drink in distillery.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    576.08
    Media URN:
    58898
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:00:00 / 01:06:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 136 F

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