• Short Summary

    American customs officials continue prohibition work - illicit alcohol is captured from a boat.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. Someone is going short of Christmas spirits! Prohibition Agents launch mass attack on rum runners' harvest time & have already captured cargoes worth millions of dollars!!

    United States of America.

    Men lift sacks of cargo out of the hold of a ship.

    The contraband is lifted from the ship onto a US Customs lorry.

    The lorry drives off with a siren wailing. Several men are standing on the running boards.

    Back view of lorry with police and customs officials standing with the smuggled alcohol.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    689.12
    Media URN:
    5272
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/12/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:09:00 / 01:18:06:00
    Canister:
    32/102

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