Babies Invade Government House AKA Baby… 1940-1949

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    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Titles read: 'BABIES INVADE GOVERNMENT HOUSE'.

    Sydney, Australia.

    General view of people milling about at baby show being held at Government House. Shot of huge crowds of people gathered round the judges. A baby is examined by a man. M/S of a man having a snooze in a pushchair; a baby runs up behind him and seems about to push the man along. Women pose with their bonny babies. C/U of babies - one in a beret smoking a cigar (cigar in his mouth).

    Some of these babies seem to be impersonating Winston Churchill - commentator makes a joke to that affect at the end of the item.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    73998
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1944.33
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:31:00 / 01:49:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 1201 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 1201 D
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