• Short Summary

    U.S.POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR A MAD ARSONIST.THEY BLAME HIM FOR A SERIES OF FIRES THAT?

  • Description

    1.
    GV BUILDING ON FIRE
    0.05

    2.
    GV MONMOUTH METAL BUILDING ON FIRE
    0.08

    3.
    GV BUILDING ON FIRE, FIREMEN IN FOREGROUND
    0.12

    4.
    GV FIRE ENGINE
    0.15

    5.
    GV BUILDING BURNING (2 SHOTS)
    0.26

    6.
    SV FIREMEN PLAY HOSES ON FIRE
    0.28

    7.
    GV BURNING BUILDING
    0.34

    8.
    SV FIREMAN WALKS THROUGH SMOKE
    0.36

    9.
    SV SIGN "AMBULANCE ENTRANCE"
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    10.
    MV POLICEMAN AND MAN WITH SHOTGUN STAND OUTSIDE AMBULANCE ENTRANCE
    0.49

    11.
    GV FIRE ENGINE DRIVES DOWN STREET (2 SHOTS)
    0.57

    12.
    GV PAN ROUND DAMAGE
    1.10



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: U.S.POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR A MAD ARSONIST.THEY BLAME HIM FOR A SERIES OF FIRES THAT LEVELLED TWO LUMBERYARDS AND NEARLY DESTROYED A METAL FACTORY YESTERDAY (TUESDAY).

    THE ARSONIST - OR SOMEBODY - TELEPHONED A HOSPITAL AND A NURSING HOME SAYING THEY WERE NEXT FOR THE FLAMES.POLICE THREW UP ARMED GUARDS AROUND THEM - AND ALSO POSTED GUARDS AROUND ALL INDUSTRIAL PLANTS AND THROUGHOUT THE BUSINESS DISTRICT IN THE ARSON AREA - MONMOUTH, A WEST - CENTRAL ILLINOIS COMMUNITY OF ABOUT 10,000 PERSONS.

    A FIRE AT A THIRD LUMBER COMPANY BURNED ITSELF OUT, AND THERE HAVE ALSO BEEN FALSE ALARMS AT A SCHOOL AND A GROCERY.AS WELL AS THE POLICE PATROLS, ARMED EMPLOYEES ARE KEEPING WATCH FOR THE FIRE-RAISER.

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    Film ID:
    VLVATUC0ZKX1DCZBBNTIE7L7JQW3
    Media URN:
    VLVATUC0ZKX1DCZBBNTIE7L7JQW3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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