• Short Summary

    Hurricane devastates large areas of America's Atlantic coast - 50.000 homes destroyed.

  • Description

    Atlantic Coast, United States of America.

    CU car park at airport. Water up to the car's wheels. CU man wading in front of car in rushing water. CU water rushing down into car from road. SCU men looking at small stranded boat, pan to men lifting boat to higher ground. SCU man trying to tie-up yacht. CU men walking across flooded boats. CU small boat being tossed about. GV flooded harbour. CU surging waters. SCU man and woman walking towards camera forcing their way through gale. CU tree bending with the wind, & CU. CU rushing waters, pan to GV of car and a house. CU car in water. CU capsized boat, pan to GV of quayside. GV flooded street and bungalows. CU sign "Free Parking". SCU collapsed bungalow. SCU pan, devastation inside bungalow. SCU child and mother walking outside bungalow. CU doll under rubbish and child picks it up. SCU pan, man walking towards damaged bungalow. CU splintered wood of bungalow. GV man looking at devastation. GV quayside.

    (Orig. "A")

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:50:00 / 01:34:15:00

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