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    Kenya, East Africa: LV The two women, Mrs. Hesselberger & Mrs. Raynes-Simson, walking in garden. BV They walk a round garden with dogs. Aberdare forest on fringe of which house is situated. LV Back of farm house where raiders entered. CU Footwear left by raiders before entering house. Int. V Passage in house thru which raiders entered. LV Lamp which the women had arranged, in the event of trouble, to extinguish by shooting. Closer V Ditto. CU Picture of dog, Damzel, which attacked one of the Mau Mau terrorists & was accidentally shot & killed by Mrs. Simson. LV Members of Kenya Regt. bringing Mau Mau suspects in, who they found hiding in bush, Closer V Ditto. CU Weapons used by Mau Mau. CU Weapons put down on ground & blade of one is tested on soldier's thumb. SV Two Kikuyu servants that escaped night of the raid, are arrested by the police. CU Pan On the 2 men.



    LV Mrs. Raynes-Simson walking towards. CU Mrs. Simson pan to Mrs. Hesselberger. SV Sgt. Besson of the Kenya Regt., who was sent for to mount guard on farm, shaking hands with Mrs. Hesselberger, as she enters house.



    Independence Movements; Women; British Empire




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    EAPEX, NAIROBI
    Kenya

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    Film ID:
    VLVA76E0VIIPDG5U3STKF448VPKZQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA76E0VIIPDG5U3STKF448VPKZQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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