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  • Short Summary

    A cargo of Australian apples arrives in London - two young girls show us how tasty they are.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London Docks. The Australian Apple Ship. High Commissioner welcomes first shipment of this year's harvest - 4,000,000 cases will arrive in next 8 weeks!"

    M/S cargo ship - sign on the side reads "Apples from Australia. British to the core."

    Australian High Commissioner and other dignitaries open up boxes of Australian fruit.

    Two young girls come forward (wearing silky dresses and bonnets). They are presented with a basket of apples. The girls hold up their basket for everyone to see.

    C/U two girls posing with apples. The girls take a bite from their apples.

    The various dignitaries also tuck into some fruit.

    Shots of fruit being off loaded from the hold of the ship with a hoist.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    669.32
    Media URN:
    4932
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/04/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:27:00 / 01:54:10:00
    Canister:
    32/33

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