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NEXT WEEK April
"The Great Barrier"
starring RICHARD ARLEN BARRY MACKAY and LILLI PALMER The courageous heroic story
of men who built a railway
that spanned a continent from
end to end - and wrote a page
of history - with their lives!
A tremendous dynamic drama, full of irristible power, of iron men
fighting iron mountains.Two young gamblers join in the titanic struggle of theTremendous thrlls are to be seen in the spectacular and dangerous
making of the Canadian Pacific Railway. The railway meets
a set-back ; strikes, riots and bloodshed ensue. The position
is desperate, volunteers are needed to find a pass through
See what happens to the soul of a man who had touched
the depths of cowardice and then, sick in mind and body,
rises to the highest act of heroism that is recorded ...
... leaving hapiness to his friend and the girl they
both love - and giving the railroad its chance of victory.
blasting of the mighty rocks; the wrecking of a train in a Canadian
swamp; a devastating forest fire which sweeps everything before it
and an exciting mutiny among the railroad workers.
IT'S MIGHTY IT'S GRIPPING !! IT'S INSPIRING !!!
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