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  • Short Summary

    The "Europa", Germany's large Atlantic liner, makes its maiden voyage from Southampton. Hampshire.

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    Item title reads - Europa - Germany's new Atlantic giant liner. North German Lloyd 50,000 ton liner "Europa" sister ship of record breaking "Bremen" makes maiden voyage. Southampton, Hampshire.

    L/S of the "Europa. " L/S aerial view of crew on deck.

    Intertitle - 'Captain N. Johnsen.' C/U of the Captain looking grave, he has a fine beard and moustache.

    Intertitle - 'An exclusive aerial view.' L/S aerial view of the ship sailing, smoke billows out from the funnels. M/S as the camera pans across the ship from the side and above showing the size of it.

    Intertitle - 'On his homeward journey our operator secured these unique pictures of the great port of Southampton.' L/S aerial view of the docks from an aeroplane.

    Intertitle - 'and the countryside on first official day of Spring.' L/S of the fields from above.

    M/S of the "Europa" again, various shots and shaky aerial views as it sails along.

    Various shots of the ship as the camera pans down it. Various shots of the deck and lifeboat. Various shots of ship with crew onboard. M/S of Captain Johnsen talking to another officer on deck. Various shots of the ship in sail.

    Note: the cuts run from 01:11:41 to the end of the item.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:08:00 / 01:16:20:00
    G 1696

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