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    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for DISASTROUS FIRE in G 1155.

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    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for story DISASTROUS FIRE in G 1155. The original story in on Pathe Master tape *PM0368*.

    L/S of men fighting the fire, the camera pans across the wreckage and charred wood. M/S of the firemen hosing down the side of a building, the smoke billows across.

    Intertitle - 'A vast store of valuable freight and merchandise was consumed with the piers.' L/S of the fire raging through a building. M/S of the firemen inside a warehouse hosing it down.

    Intertitle - 'New York City's fireboats come to the rescue of the land fighters.' M/S of the men in the warehouse again. M/S of a collapsed building, the camera pans down it and across to show fires still burning.

    Intertitle - '$2,000,000 fire devastates waterfront! City's second big fire in 3 days destroys railroad piers and 14 barges. Jersey City.'

    M/S of the fire raging and smoke billowing out of a building.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:50:00 / 02:00:32:00
    G 1155

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