• Short Summary

    The sky rains gold - Five million pounds' worth arrives by air. Fleet of twelve?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: THE SKY RAINS GOLD! London - Five million pounds' worth arrives by air!

    ENGLAND: London

    Long view of "Old Broad" Street. Semi view of man carrying placard in street
    Long view towards of the British Plane "Hungist" arriving. Semi view of French plane "La Volee Loi" arriving
    Long view of Dutch Plane arriving
    Long view pan of Belgian plane
    Long view of men loading gold bars onto trolley
    CU. of man carrying gold from plane onto trolley
    Semi view of men unloading gold
    Long view of truck being wheeled towards
    Gen view pan of planes

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice describes the arrival of the shipment and says there are 11 tons of gold

    Economics; Aviation; Great Britain
    Background: The sky rains gold - Five million pounds' worth arrives by air. Fleet of twelve planes brings precious cargo, as record high price stimulates market

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7AQCOSKHGTJDW6XZHNIWDL776
    Media URN:
    VLVA7AQCOSKHGTJDW6XZHNIWDL776
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/02/1934
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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