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  • Short Summary

    Young Japanese sea scouts visit a battleship in dock in Osaka.

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    Osaka, Japan.

    Title: "STARTING YOUNG! 6 to 14 year-old Sea Scouts receive actual experience on Navy routine in Japanese Warships ..."

    M/S of a brass band of young Japanese naval cadets marching on the deck of a battleship, they are escorted by several men in uniform. The brass band is followed by a battalion of very young cadets with rifles slung over their shoulders and a group of girl cadets. High angled shot of the procession, they pass a line of Japanese sailors clapping.

    Low angled shot of the cadets watching two sailors operating a massive gun on the deck of the battleship. Low angled shot of sailors on a higher deck of the battleship standing beneath a large cannon; one is signalling with semaphore flags and one is looking through binoculars.

    Various shots of a group of cadets on their hands and knees, scrubbing the deck of the battleship, a crowd of sailors watches them work.

    Intertitle: " ... Girl Scouts ... too!"

    M/S of a group of girl scouts on the deck of the battleship, some of them carry some of the very little boy cadets. High angled shot of two of the girls practising first aid on the little cadets; they wrap their legs in bandages and they wear red crosses on their sleeves. Various shots of the cadets eating a picnic on the deck of the ship.

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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:
    01:41:31:00 / 01:43:24:00
    G 1266

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