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News from America: U.S. Navy’s Million-dollar Blimp Wrecked

Series

Series Name
Pathe News

Issue

Issue No.
60/16
Date Released
22 Feb 1960
Length of issue (in feet)
632
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Royal Baby
  2. *Fire Float
  3. *News from America: Stage is Set for Winter Olympics
  4. *News from America: U.S. Navy’s Million-dollar Blimp Wrecked
  5. *News from America: Great Running at Indoor Athletic Meeting
  6. *Frogmen for Red Cross
  7. *King Mohammed Returns
  8. *Finn Wins Ski Jump

* Story has local or special distribution

Story

Section Title
News from America
Summary
U.S. Navy’s million-dollar Blimp wrecked.
Local distribution only
Ireland release only
Keywords
Aviation; Accidents and disasters
Locations
United States of America; Weymouth; Massachusetts, USA
Footage sources
Metrotone
Credits:
Camera
Norman William Roper
Commentator
Robert C. Danvers Walker
Cutter
Stan Challis
Length of story (in feet)
52
Story extras:
Film clip

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Film Archive

Name
British Pathe Ltd
Email
info@britishpathe.com
Web
http://www.britishpathe.com
Phone
0207 665 8340
Address
The Media Centre
3 - 8 Carburton Street
London
W1W 5AJ
Notes
Pathe now also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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