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  • Short Summary

    Spain withdraws from Rif boundary, refugees move to Tangier for safety.

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    Item title reads - Spain withdraws from Rif Boundary. Exclusive pictures of Spanish Cavalry retreating from Moroccan mountains. Tetuan, Morocco.

    M/S of the soldiers riding single file on their horses along the road, there are mountains on each side.

    Intertitle - 'Rif refugees seeks shelter in Tangier - International town since 1844.' L/S of Tangier, the camera pans across the buildings and trees. M/S of refugees walking along the road with a few possessions.

    Intertitle - 'The entire Tangierian army - 250 men!' M/S as the military band lead the men who march along behind in their uniforms, their helmet is a fez.

    Intertitle - 'General Primo de Rivera, in charge of Spanish retreat - at Spanish General headquarters.' M/S as the General's car rides through the gates with several soldiers in it. M/S of the General stood with four other officers. C/U of the General looking at the camera.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:51:00 / 01:47:36:00
    G 1162

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