Fifty Years Aboard A Cable Ship News In… 1935

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    Fifty years aboard a cable ship. Originally part of News in a Nutshell - international news stories in brief.

    On board 'Monarch', a Post Office Cable ship.

    Various shots of Sir Kingsley Wood, the Postmaster General, being welcomed on board ship by officers. M/S of Sir Kingsley making a speech. Sir Kingsley presents John Campbell with the Order of the British Empire (OBE). Mr. Campbell has worked as a steward on board the 'Monarch' for 50 years. C/U of Mr. C. speaking to camera he is pleased with the honour being conferred on him and his ship.

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    01:24:41:00 / 01:25:37:00
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