• Short Summary

    Tail-of-winter blizzard blankets America's greatest cities.

  • Description

    Washington D.C. & New York, United States of America (USA).

    GV. Capitol Building, Washington D.C. with heavy snow lying in foreground. LV. White House. GV. Looks like country road with heavy snow, camera pans to show snow up the doorway of a house. SV. The same road, with car in foreground, laden with snow. SV. Street scene of deep snow and car half buried in foreground. SV. Another car with heavy snow on it. SCU. Man shovelling through deep snow making a path. LV. Railway station with crowds waiting on platform. LV. Train coming towards camera. LV. Shot taken from train going along track. TV. Tracking shot, cars by the roadside with heavy snow in what looks like main city street. SV. Times Square. Man in foreground digging snow, camera pans to show road. LV. Street, camera pans down to close up shot of lorry wheel trying to get a grip. FCU. The wheels with chains on, spinning round trying to get grip. GV. City street, believed Times Square. People shovelling snow off the pavement. SCU. Bulldozer pushing snow. LV. Main thoroughfare showing heavy snow and cars buried half way up wheels. SV. Man walking along pavement with snow banked fairly high each side of him. SBV. Women on skis on the street. SCU. Pan, van going along street - "Warner News Inc." written on door. GV. Times Square.

    (F.G.) (Orig.G.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:20:00 / 01:45:23:00

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