Documentary film about the 1930s, mainly about life in depression and gangster hit America.
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01:20:33 Further coverage of the trial of Bruno Hauptman concerning the kidnapping of the baby son of Colonel Charles Lindbergh. Shots of the ladder used and the ransom note. Handwriting experts give their analysis. More witnesses give evidence against Hauptman. VS of cross examination of Hauptman. Prosecutor says Hauptman is guilty. VS of jury. The verdict is about to be delivered. CU the baby. VS journalists typing the story. MS of Lindbergh leaving court. CU Hauptman posed for cameras.
01:25:40 VS street scenes in New York, United States of America (USA). Crowded streets.
01:26:00 American gangster outlining his crimes - he tells how the police should combat crime. MS policeman firing Tommy gun (Thompson Sub machine gun). VS of body carried from ambulance.
01:26:49 End of Programme titles.
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- British Pathé
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- 1930 - 1939
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- HD Cam
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