• Short Summary

    Father Paul Schulte flies from Detroit to the Arctic Circle to take medical supplies to Eskimos.

  • Description

    Titles read: "THE FLYING PRIEST!"

    United States of America.

    Various shots of ex-war pilot Father Paul Schulte, known throughout America as The Flying Priest, as he takes off from Detroit in a small seaplane on his way to the Arctic Circle.

    In the north (no exact location given) Eskimos shovel snow as Father Schulte arrives. The local people run to greet him as commentator says he brings medical supplies as well as spiritual solace. The Eskimos then help clear snow from the plane so it can take off again and wave goodbye to the priest.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1174.18
    Media URN:
    40499
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:07:00 / 01:38:15:00
    Canister:
    PT 442

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