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    Bannf, Canada: GV PAN Looking across snow capped mountains. GV Mountains goals on side of mountain. GV Wardens on top of mountain where they have sighted an overhanging cornice, Nearer V one of the wardens sawing through edge of cornice another warden holding him by rope, SV Two wardens held by ropes jumping on the weakened rope edge gives way they are pulled back just in time. GTV The snow goes hurtling down mountainside. GV Tilt avalanche crashing down mountainside. GV Tilt line of wardens climbing mountainside on skis towards the avalanche. BV Ditto. SV Warden prod the snow with long poles trying to locate burried skiers. SCU Tilt from the feet of the wardens up to their faces, SV Warden shoving away snow buried skier, SV Two other wardens making stretcher out of skis.



    SV Rescued skier is lifted on to the stretcher, GV Three wardens ski-ing down the hill with the rescued man on the stretcher. Travel shot stretcher as it goes down mountainside. GV Wardens with the rescued man reach the snowmobile which is to take him to hospital. Nearer V the rescued man being put onto the snowmobile, SV Snowmobile away down hillside, GV Snowmobile arriving at hospital.



    Canada; Environment




    Initials


    G.B.
    Banff

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA7N1GQH1FKH90YCB5KVPV1BWN
    Media URN:
    VLVAA7N1GQH1FKH90YCB5KVPV1BWN
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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