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New York Has Water Famine for Christmas

Series

Series Name
British Paramount News

Issue

Issue No.
1964
Date Released
26 Dec 1949
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Underground Fire Sweeps Covent Garden
  2. 2New York Has Water Famine for Christmas
  3. 3Malan and Smuts Attend Voortrekker Inauguration
  4. 4Circus Preview Cheers Ten Thousand London Kiddies

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 4
Summary
Prolonged drought reduces City’s water reservoirs by more than two-thirds. Authorities institute "dry day" when use of water is forbidden except for essential purposes.
Keywords
Food and cooking
Library number
18306
Length of story (in feet)
78

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Name
Reuters Archive Licensing: Screen Ocean
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Notes
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