The Trial of Alfred de Marigny For The Murder of Sir Harry Oakes. The American?
LV crowd outside courthouse. LV tilt up police on balcony. SV de Marigny out of court-house gesticulates as passes. SV tilt up sign-PUBLIC TELEPHONES, TELEGRAPHS. SV reporters rush to telegraph office. head CU still Sir Harry Oakes. AV Maids house, maid on arch - (Mabel Ellis). Head SCU of maid. LV fingerprint experts and defence counsel at table. SV fingerprint experts and defence counsel at table. SCU finger making fingerprints being dusted with powder. SCU taking fingerprint off on tape. LV Nancy de Marigny at counsel table. SV Nancy and man look at paper. Head SCU Nancy smiling. SV Defence counsel past camera. SV Tilt up thru bars to de Marigny and counsel - de Marigny gesticulating.
Background: The Trial of Alfred de Marigny For The Murder of Sir Harry Oakes. The American born British gold mine owner and philanthrpost was murdered and his son in law Alfred de Marigny was put on trial for the crime. He was later acquitted.