• Short Summary

    Polish soldiers go to Canada to help with the harvest - they will stay there afterwards.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The News You Talked About".

    Alberta, Canada. Polish war veterans from Britain help harvest Canada's crop for Europe.

    LS MS a team of men at work on a mechanical potato harvester.

    LS MS A tractor ploughing up sugar beet.

    MS Polish workers chopping the tops off sugar beet.

    LS CU a machine puts the beets into piles.

    LS a machine gathering corn into bundles.

    CU A Polish soldier in uniform showing shoulder flash clearly, tossing hay onto a conveyor band on a machine.

    MS Several men employed on the same operation.

    LS a combine harvester at work in the background with a machine gathering up stooks of corn in the front.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1199.24
    Media URN:
    41484
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/12/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:40:00 / 01:30:37:00
    Canister:
    47/101

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