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  • Short Summary

    Record wheat harvest forecast is expected to met demand of Europe's hungry.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.


    Close up shot of man's hands pouring grain from one to other. Pipe from harvester pouring wheat onto mound. Front view, harvester with pipe pouring wheat. Lorries transporting harvesters along road, & angle shot. Long shot of six harvesters in formation cutting wheat. Close up shot of harvester travelling along field. Five harvesters in formation moving wheat. Farmer's aircraft flies overhead. Camera follows aircraft. Harvesters turning corner of field. Stationary harvester. Pipe from it pouring wheat into lorry. Man standing in lorry. Pipe pouring wheat. Harvester at work on field. Towards, harvester continuing work with lorry running alongside. Pipe from harvester pouring out wheat. Harvester turns away from lorry. Granaries with lorries lined up outside. Lorries pulling into granary. Queue of lorries waiting outside granary. Lorry inside granary. Wheat being tipped out. Close up shot of lorry tipping grain into chute. Towards, six harvesters in formation mowing wheat.

    Possibly connected with 48/61 - MD.

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    Film ID:
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    Unknown sel originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:25:00 / 01:57:40:00
    UNSO Reel 033 C

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