• Short Summary

    District attorney questions claimant about hidden diamonds which have allegedly disappeared.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "U.S. DIAMOND MYSTERY - Cross-examination of claimant of hidden treasure."

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    William Geoghan District Attorney of Brooklyn, talking to Joseph Rose who claims that he has been robbed of diamonds worth $250,000. The man talks about taking 9 bags of diamonds from the bank and burying it in garden of his father's house. Allegedly they have disappeared and another quantity of diamonds was found in another bank. Man claims that they are his diamonds. While talking about his diamonds disappearing, the man cries and wipes his eyes with a big white handkerchief.

    This looks like a film sequence - very amusing.

    There is no mention of this item in the original paperwork. It is possible that it belongs to another issue.

    This item ends at (01:34:00) when the new item starts.

    Full title reads: "CITY SKATING RINK - Fun on the ice in heart of New York."

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of the people skating across the open ice rink at Rockefeller Centre in New York. Nice low angle shot of the building. Several nice top shots of the ice rink in the middle of the tall Manhattan buildings. More shots of the Manhattan and the people skating.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    909.24
    Media URN:
    13373
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:30:00 / 01:36:50:00
    Canister:
    37/6

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment