Daily Express Film Ball 1947

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  • The event took place on 29th September 1947, at the Royal Albert Hall.

    "Googie Withers chats to Griffith Jones and her husband John McCallum" - it's just Googie and Griffith, no sign of John McCallum.

    More footage of this event, with a commentary, can be seen in clip 1191.22.

    Further mute footage can be seen in clip 2174.17.

    jamied 23rd Jun 2012
  • 'Man signs autographs' ... David Farrar possibly?

    ruthd7274 17th Nov 2014

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