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  • Short Summary

    Thousands of Blackshirts greet Benito Mussolini on Rome's 2,682nd birthday. Italy.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Rome's 2,682nd birthday. 60,000 Blackshirts roar thunderous greeting to Signor Mussolini, their leader and idol. Italy.

    M/S as Benito Mussolini rides into a square on a horse, he has a big feather in his hat. Various shots as he makes speeches then does fascist salute. M/S as blackshirts wave their helmets or knives as the camera pans across them. Various shots as they wave their knives and guns.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    786.34
    Media URN:
    35772
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/04/1929
    Sound:
    silent
    hd format:
    2k
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:01:00 / 01:54:17:00
    Canister:
    G 1602

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