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  • Short Summary

    Bombers, who blew up a cathedral killing 140 people in Sofia, emerge after court martial.

  • Description

    Item title reads - To be publicly executed! Ringleaders of recent cathedral bomb outrage, leave court martial for prison after learning their fate. Sofia, Bulgaria.

    M/S as a soldier emerges from the court followed by other military personnel. The bombers come out afterwards with their hands tied behind their back, there look to be four or five of them. M/S as they stand in front of the soldiers and the camera pans across them to another newsreel camera filming. They set off up the road with their military escort, a cameraman runs after them. A mounted guard rides out and crowds follow to have a look.

    Note: there is a yellow tinted version of this item with the same title and footage on *PM0396*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    396.21
    Media URN:
    25176
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:30:00 / 01:52:02:00
    Canister:
    G 1191

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