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    Photos of the cosmonauts, jubilant crowds in Red Square for the cosmonauts.

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    Moscow, Russia.

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    LS. Rocket blasting off from pad at Russian base, camera tilts with rocket. CU. At press office a roller with one of the cosmonaut's photographs on it as it sends radio pictures around the world. VS. In large offices of Russian newspaper. CU. News teleprinter receiver in action. MS. Crowd in Moscow street gathered around window to see photographs of the cosmonauts. CU. Still of the cosmonauts, Pavel Belyayev and Alexei Leonov during their space training. MS. The two in Red Square with Kremlin in background a still. CU. The two in their spacesuits another still. Actual film of the flight as seen on Moscow TV. It shows one of the cosmonauts getting out of the spaceship while orbiting the earth. The other man sits inside at control The man outside the ship does a cartwheel type movement to show how weightlessness effects him. VS. Jubilant crowds in Red Square with banners etc. going gay at the achievement of their cosmonauts.


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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:18:00 / 01:24:12:00
    UN 4006 G

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