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1947 - Middle East: Martial Law Lifted in Palestine. Mar47

Reel Number: 220656-13

Color: Black and White

Sound: SD

Year / Date: 1947,1940s

Country: Israel,Palestine

Location: Jerusalem,Middle East

TC Begins: 23:16:14

TC Ends: 23:17:44

Duration: 00:01:30

1947 - Middle East: Martial Law Lifted in Palestine. Mar47 Title. 23:16:18 Aftermath of terrorist attack on railroad train outside Jerusalem. Derailed freight cars / carriages on hillside. Armed crewmen inspect hole where explosion occurred; guards patrolling. Train off tracks. Exterior 23:16:37 Hadassah hospital in Jerusalem where Jewish leaders are gathering. Men arriving by car - members of the Jewish Agency Executive including Rose Halpern, US representative. MS Dr. Abba Silver waves to camera & enters. Delegates seated round conference table. 23:17:01 President Ben Gurion in wheelchair at meeting. 23:17:07 Jerusalem martial law lifted - British soldiers remove barbed wire along sidewalks. Crowds filling streets, walk over barbed wire. Revolutionaries; Freedom Fighters; Terrorists; Violence; Holy Land; Curfews; 1940s; Post-WW2; Post-WWII; NOTE: This complete reel may be combined w/ other complete reels to total maximum of ten minutes for per reel rate.

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