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    British military forces quell riots in Palestine.

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    PALESTINE: Jerusalem:
    General view Jerusalem with Kadren Valley in foreground / Garden of Gethsemane / Angle shot of Golden Gate / Wailing Wall seen from above / jews working in field

    Semi view of girls hoeing in field...IN ROLL 5120 B

    Long view Jews standing outside shop

    Pan of Arab driving sheep...IN ROLL

    Semi view group of Arabs with child...IN ROLL

    Arab and child...IN ROLL 5481

    Arab with camel...IN ROLL

    Camel eating...IN ROLL

    Palestine Airways Ltd. Airliner - VQ-PAA - lands at Kulundia landing ground / Sir Harold McMichael kisses wife.

    Signpost "Bethlehem 2 km." / Bethlehem Police station damaged by fire / Interior shot of damage

    Jerusalem: Remle:
    Remains of bomb explosion in Jerusalem / body on stretcher being taken away / wrecked lorries containing Potash on Jerico Road / armoured cars on Nablus Road, Bethlehem / planes on Ramle Airdrome / bombs under wings of plane / plane taxiing off & flying over City / plane dives towards military car & drops message / soldier runs to car with message.

    General view Church of Nativity pan down to lorries leaving grounds of church / soldier behind sandbags / soldiers creeping to positions / guns over roofs pan to troops in positions on roof / soldier with machine gun, soldier with rifle and troops behind stone wall / soldiers at loophole in wall and view looking over City / troops outside guarding entrance to Damascus Gate / dome of church pan to dog running along deserted streets & pan to several more deserted streets / view of machine gun & barbed wire / soldier's feet..showing rubber boots

    Soldiers fixing telephones in street, soldiers working heliograph / Shot Across City showing heliograph signalling / Troops entering city, military lorries with troops past camera and troops towards with Mount of Olive in rear / soldier fanning himself with cactus leaf and general view troops passing camera / General view plane over City / troops running around corner / Four views of bullet holes in looking glass & windows

    Arab prisoners and line of prisoners roped together / prisoners marching away / General view people in street / lorry of bread pan to police stopping rush of people, woman pushing someone back, little girl crying and bread distributed / policeman with woman in narrow street / Jewish man with beard track back showing soldiers talking with him / Silhouette shot soldier talking to Woman with Baby.
    Background: British military forces quell riots in Palestine.

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    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
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    Palestine Situation: Military Forces quelling riots

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