• Short Summary

    British troops start systematic sweep to round up bandits.

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Army Combs Holy Land

    Gen. view sheep grazing & Arab-shepherd. CU Arab-shepherd with beard. Long view camel towards camera. Semi view camel towards..followed by little boy. CU bare feet..pan up to shoes pan up to face of Arab girl. Long view man on donkey & women carrying bundles on heads. Semi view 2 women carrying bundles on heads avoiding camera. CU notice "Traffic House" & in Arabic. Gen. view Traffic House (Where permits are issued)..slip pan to CU permit track away to soldier examining permit & car driver waiting to be allowed to go. Gen. view armoured car towards. CU machine-gun on armoured car pan down front. Travel shot armoured car along road. CU of gunner in car keeping look out. Travel shot band of Arab on road with camels & oxen. Semi view troops in open country with howitzers. CU soldier signalling with heliograph. Semi & side views soldiers firing 3.7 inch howitzers at village of Mi'ar on top of hill.

    CU road sign "Arrub 1 km" & in Arabic. Long & semi views lorry passing mined road. Three shots of telephone wires down. Track away from wrecked police car. Long view bombed Jewish cafe. Intr. shot pan of damaged cafe. Long view, CU & long view wreckage of crashed plane. Gen. & long views of village of Mi'ar going up in smoke.

    Good scenes; Soem repeated scenes

    Civil Disturbances; Military - Active
    Background: British troops start systematic sweep to round up bandits.

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    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
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