• Short Summary

    Home movie style shots of the Lindbergh baby - shown after his body was discovered.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Surely the most detestable crime in history! Twenty months-old little 'Charles Augustus' Lindbergh, found murdered near his home - 2 months after his kidnapping."

    Near Hopewell, New Jersey, United States of America.

    View of the Lindbergh baby before the kidnap, he is looking out of the window.

    More shots of little Charles Augustus in his cot.

    Shots of the child outside in his pram. The voiceover talks about what a shocking crime the kidnap and subsequent murder of the 'Lindy Baby' was. It is described as 'the foulest of crimes".

    (Spellings for search purposes - Lindburg, Lindberg, Lindburgh)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    673.40
    Media URN:
    4973
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/05/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:43:00 / 01:52:15:00
    Canister:
    32/39

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