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    Hurricane Audrey hits Louisiana.

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    USA: Louisiana:
    Hurricane "Audrey" hits Louisiana, U.S. trees bent double in the gale..houses wrecked...large open-air cinema wrecked... cars damaged...following hurricane came torrential rains..the coastal town of Cameron flooded...houses and bridges devastated...shots of cattle being driven to high ground... death roll near 500 mark..shots of boats carried inland on a tidal wave that hit Cameron.

    CATTLE. Thousands of cattle drowned when Tidal wave hits Cameron, Louisiana..ranchers drive cattle to high ground.

    FLOODS... Houses wrecked and bridges smashed by floods when 20ft Tidal wave hits Cameron, Louisiana..thousands of cattle downed..ranchers drive cattle to high ground....human death roll feared near the 500 mark.. shots of boats carried inland by the wave...

    HURRICANES. Also TORNADOS, CYCLONES, TYPHOONS. Hurricane "Audrey" hits Louisiana, U.S...houses collapse..trees bent double by the force of the hurricane....open-air cinema hit, screen torn to shreds...car windows smashed in the remote town of Cameron a tidal wave 20ft high floods town and drowning humans and cattle...shots of cattle being driven to high ground.......death roll near 500 mark.

    LOUISIANA..U.S. Coast hit by Hurricane "Audrey" ..houses wrecked and trees bent double by the blast...cars smashed...many homeless...Small town on coast-Cameron hit by Tidal wave..thousands of cattle drowned...houses flooded and wrecked..bridges smashed...shots of boats carried inland on the wave....ranchers drive cattle to high ground...over 500 people feared dead

    TIDAL WAVE The Coastal Town of Cameron, Louisiana, U.S. overwhelmed by a 20 ft Tidal wave...houses and bridges destroyed..cattle rounded up and driven to higher ground...death roll near 500 mark.

    Weather; Disasters and Accidents
    Background: Hurricane Audrey hits Louisiana.

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    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
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