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    Landslide near to Cwmamman, South Wales. Shots of village. Interview with female resident.

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    SLATE INFORMATION: FLASHES FROM EVERYWHERE Long Beach: Floods havoc South California. Three hundred flee homes after heavy rains inundate many streets / Dover: Austrian Chancellor on visit to confer with Government / Cwmamman, South Wales: Terrifying landslide stops short of overwhelming village.

    WALES: Cwmamman:
    Top gen. view of village. Semi view pan. of slag. Semi top view of village. Top view of trees and top view of stream. Long view of men clearing debris. Long view of people returning furniture into house. Semi view of people on door step. CU. and semi view of woman talking.

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice says that due to the recent rains thousands of tons of earth and slag slid from the side of the Llandino Mountain. Woman replies she does not mind returning to her house and has no further fear of Landslide.

    ENGLAND: Chancellor Schuschnigg arrives in England.

    DOVER, ENGLAND Gen. view of Channel boat towards. Semi view pan. of Schuschnigg down gangway and cu. of Schuschnigg with men posing for camera.

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice talks about arrival and mentions that he is here to confer with the Government.

    U.S.: Floods Havoc South California. Long Beach, Cal., U.S. Gen. view of flooded house and cars. Semi view of flooded gas station. Gen. view pan. of flooded area. CU. travel shot from boat of flooded houses. Semi view of boy swimming to house. Semi view of rowing Boat passing submerged car.

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice talks about floods.

    Weather; Disasters and Accidents; United States of America; Personalities - Politicians; Austria; Chancellor Kurt von Schuschnigg (1897-1977), Great Britain; Disasters and Accidents; Environment; Mining; Great Britain
    Background: Landslide near to Cwmamman, South Wales. Shots of village. Interview with female resident.

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