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  • Short Summary

    Various early shots of New York life.

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    Unused / unissued material -

    Various early shots of New York, United States of America (USA).

    Traffic in Central Park. Cottage of Edgar Allen Poe. More traffic scenes. High Angle shots from tall building. Quick shot of Statue of Liberty. Shots of Riverboat / Paddle Steamer.

    Intertitle reads: "Though it's changed a lot -- I've eyes for nothing but New York --"

    Shots of New York waterfront skyline.

    Intertitle reads: "Nowadays, they hurry so -- they haven't time to toot hello".

    Speeded up shots of boats on river in New York.

    Shots of New York Fire Brigade using horse drawn fire engines in snow covered streets.

    Intertitle reads: "Yes, going to a fire was a thrill in the old days. 1898" More shots of horse drawn fire engines.

    Intertitle reads: "But now it's over before you get there." 1920's style motor fire engines - Various scenes.

    Scenes of early horse drawn tram car.

    Intertitle reads: "First two legs --". Very old fashioned style bicycle.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:02:00 / 01:54:47:00
    UN 1 J (O)

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