• Short Summary

    'SMITHY' BREAKS RECORD Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith and navigator Taylor reach Oakland on 'hop' across Pacific Ocean from Australia via Fiji and Hawaii.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: "SMITHY" BREAKS RECORD

    Cal., U.S.A.: CU. air view of plane flying above City. CU. of map and pointer. Long view pan. of plane landing. Semi view of Smith and Taylor in plane, Smith gets up and shakes hands. Top view of crowd. Semi view of news reel cameraman shooting from truck. CU. of Kingsford-Smith talking.

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice talks about flight...

    Personalities - Aviation; Sir Charles Edward Kingsford-Smith (1897-1935), Bill Taylor
    Background: 'SMITHY' BREAKS RECORD Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith and navigator Taylor reach Oakland on 'hop' across Pacific Ocean from Australia via Fiji and Hawaii.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8B1NARG5NBG6L368NHU2Q9BKQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA8B1NARG5NBG6L368NHU2Q9BKQ
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/11/1934
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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