• Short Summary

    First trolley busses start operating in Rome.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Rome".

    Rome, Italy.

    Benito Mussolini (Il Duce) walking with his entourage through he streets of Rome, inspecting trolley busses. He is wearing raincoat and hat, not uniform. Il Duce leaving one of the trolley buses after inspection. Huge crowds around the lined up trolley busses. Priest blessing them before hey come into service. Several shots of the trolley buss first ride. Mussolini's 'Black Shirts' companions in the trolley bus - Mussolini not seen inside.

    There is no mention of this item in the original paperwork for this issue. It is possible that it belongs to another issue. (LNER) found in the old record for this story

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    909.35
    Media URN:
    13384
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:50:00 / 01:49:11:00
    Canister:
    37/8

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