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  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - 'Christmas 1949. As the spirit of Christmas unites all humanity, men and women everywhere reaffirm their faith in the brotherhood of man. Warner Pathe news cameramen around the world record the age old Christmas spirit of peace on earth good will toward men'.

    USA. Overhead shot of choirboys singing 'Silent Night' in church. MS plain American church, standing in snow covered setting. Interior shot of the church showing Minister and congregation standing. Various shots congregation leaving church shaking hands with Minister at door. MS the church.

    Letcombe Bassett, England. MS's choirboys walking through graveyard to village church at night. MS choirboys entering church. MS woman playing organ. MS schoolboy pumping organ. MS candelabra hanging from ceiling.

    Holland. MS's as children lay clogs next to heater. MS's Dutch family grouped around small nativity model.

    France. MS French people entering village church. CU small French girl. M/S as woman crosses herself.

    Cataloguer's note: it appears the last part of the item is missing.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:47:00 / 01:49:56:00
    UN 2213 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 2213 D
  • Appears in...

    Lifestyle & Culture
    Christmas of Yesteryear Weihnachten in der Welt Pathe Christmas Collection Christmas 1940s Christmas Tree Midnight Mass
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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