• Short Summary

    American FBI officers shoot dead gangster Al Brady in Bangor.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "United States".

    Bangor, Maine, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of sports shop in main street where American G-men (FBI - Federal Bureau of Investigation officers) shot dead gangster Al Brady. MS Brady's body in street. CU of sign in window next to bullet hole 'Business as Usual'. MV a gangster bullet is lodged above the window. MV the criminals get away car - covered with bullet holes. CU Store workers, James Seeley, talking about the incident.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. May be missing item from 37/84 LNER issue.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:44:00 / 01:03:39:00
    37/84 / UNI GAZ ROLL 16

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The incident described here took place on 12 October 1937.

    The commentary makes reference to a second gangster killed - that was Clarence Lee Shaffer.

    The commentary also references a third gangster being captured - that was James Dalhover.

  2. jamied says

    Could not a different title be given to this clip, that perhaps better represents it's content?

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