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B&W. 9:21min. Kent, England; Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bengal, India (Bangladesh); Calcutta (Kolkata); Shillong, Meghalaya, India; Digboi, Assam, India. 1933-6. Pet baby bear. European woman and mali (gardener) in a garden, Chittagong. Shooting near Chittagong, probably for snipe. Bazaar scenes in Shillong. A launch, Rangamati. Chittagong Club – sailing small boats. Visit to Digboi. Hill section of the Assam Bengal Railway between Lumding and Chittagong. Picnic on the Dihing River near Digboi. Picnic on a large sandbank. Digboi oil fields. Works on rigs. Views of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly building in Calcutta (Kolkata), 1939. A voyage to Britain via Suez Canal, Aden, Marseille. Scenes of small children filmed at Westcliff Terrace, Ramsgate (1939). Family gathering at Joss Bay, Kent (summer 1939).


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