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    POLAR EXPLORERS IN PERIL Forty-three of Admiral Byrd's men marooned on Antartic ice. First pictures?

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    NEW ZEALAND: Wellington

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    Gen. view..of ship in harbour
    Semi view of Lord & Lady Bledisloe and Byrd towards
    CU. of Lord Bledisloe going abroad
    Semi view of Lord & Lady Bledisloe and Byrd on deck
    Gen. view boat leaving, showing plane on deck
    Shot from boat of Sun set (good scene)
    Shot from boat of ice floes
    Gen. view. of large pieces of crumbling ice
    CU.side of ship past ice
    Long view pan. from ship to ice barrier
    Gen.view of men jumping from ship on to ice, men come towards and pan. of Byrd
    Gen. view of boat with Ice Barrier in background
    Long view of Radio Towers

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice describes Byrd arriving and leaving Wellington. Off-stage voice says that some of Byrd's men have been cut off from the mainland. Off-stage voice says that everybody hopes that the Party will soon be rescued.

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    Background: POLAR EXPLORERS IN PERIL Forty-three of Admiral Byrd's men marooned on Antartic ice. First pictures show expedition heading south after leaving New Zealand.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1E6VC9RNLD78ESEKOJYL9M73T
    Media URN:
    VLVA1E6VC9RNLD78ESEKOJYL9M73T
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1934
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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