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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Target Nevada" 53/21.

    Material for newsreel story. - extra shots.

    Nevada, United States of America.

    Aerial views of a B 50 bomber in flight. Women check machines. Men look over meteorological maps. Observers look out waiting for test. Helicopter takes off. Atomic cloud. More shots of plane. CU of pilot. Different planes in flight. Engineers check equipment. CU sign saying "Danger Radiation". Plane on ground being washed down. Various planes take off. Officers at meeting. Briefing of pilots and crews by American Air Force Officer. Scientists put on goggles and masks. Observers watch explosion and then remove goggles to test eyesight. Various shots of planes damaged by nuclear blast. Mushroom clouds. Various shots of people observing test. CU bomb aimer. Various shots of the Nevada Desert.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:27:00 / 01:33:40:00
    53/21 A (Selected Originals)
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    53/021 A
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    War & Revolution Science & Technology
    a.k.a. Miss Atomic Bomb picks Love Me Do NAUTILUS nuclear explosion Nuclear Testing America Scientists Nuclear Testing Nevada nuclear test site
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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