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    Wreath laid on broken fence from riot, crowd of workers walking toward meeting grounds.

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    St Nazaire, France.

    Strikes and walkouts in France. Documentation elaborates on the impact of the strike. Excerpt - the huge shipyards lie idle after the lock-out decided by the company. The offices wrecked the ay before by rioters, the iron fence which killed the man during the rioting now adorned with a wreath.

    LS. St. Nazaire deserted dockyard. MS. Sign, pan to deserted dockyard. GV. Bus shelter. MS. GV. Traffic jam. BV. People looking into car. LS. Workers in dockyard. Two CU's broken furniture & model ships. Angle shot of building with broken windows. LS. Wreath laid on broken iron fence where man was killed during riot. Top shot MS. massed crowd of workers walking toward meeting grounds. LS. Man speaking from platform. MS. Workers. GV. French flag laid on ground, workers in background.


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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:44:00 / 01:01:30:00
    UN 3011 D

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