Conservative Party Conference - Reel 3 AKA… 1955

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

    Bournemouth, Dorset

    CU Unidentified Tory Minister (possibly O Poole, the new Chairman). CU Mr R A (Rab) Butler, Chancellor of the Exchequer, smiling. (2 shots). CU Lord Kilmuir, Lord High Chancellor. CU Unidentified Tory Minister, possibly Sandys. CU Harold MacMillan, Conservative Foreign Minister, later Prime Minister. LS The Conference platform with delegates applauding arrival of Lord Woolton and Lady Eden. CU Lady Eden, wife of the Prime Minister Sir Anthony Eden. CU Lord Woolton, Party Chairman. CU Sir Walter Monckton, Conservative Minister Labour & National Service. CU Government minister. Various shots of Lady Chairman paying tribute to Lord Woolton, retiring Chairman, and his work for the Conservative Party, she presents him with a red rose for Lancaster. MS A woman from Young Conservatives pays tribute to Woolton (starts mute and goes into sound). CU O. Poole, the new Conservative Deputy Chairman speaking. CU Butler pays tribute to Woolton. MS Lady Woolton addressing the audience. MS Lord Woolton gives farewell address and winds up Conference.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 08/10/1995. Single scratch largely throughout on right hand side of the screen.

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    Cataloguer:
    Heather
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    82142
    Sort Number:
    UN 2773 A
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:40:00 / 01:30:11:00
    Canister:
    UN 2773 A
    Film ID:
    2800.06
    Issue Date:
    1955
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