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Title: (ABERDEEN'S "BLACK FRIDAY")
Reference number: 0238
Date: 1940, July 12
Director: [filmed by Ernest Bromberg for Newscine, Aberdeen]
Running time: 6.00 mins
Description: Footage of the impact of the first daylight air-raid on Aberdeen, known locally as "Black Friday".
Shotlist: No credits. Scenes of the impact of the first daylight air raid on Aberdeen, known locally as "Black Friday". Shots of buildings damaged by air raid attack. [Sequence of people standing in street with household furniture retrieved from damaged buildings is in Footdee.] The School of Domestic Science, a nursery school, terraced house and Neptune Bar (2.39) Shelter (2.50) Shell marked wall, wreckage of an aircraft (3.26) Aberdeen's "Stay at Home" holidays in Hazelhead Park. Shots of people visiting a display in the park grounds, picnicing, etc. ARP services display. Open-air concert and various leisure activities (5.30)
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