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    Item title reads - Lord Mayor's example.

    M/S of London's Lord Mayor, Sir Frank Bowater, sat at his desk which is piled high with parcels, three postmen stand with him, one has a sack ready. The mayor stands up and makes a speech about all the extra men employed for the Christmas rush and urges everyone to post early as he is doing. The postman says he is grateful for the example and hopes people will follow it. M/S of sign saying 'Post early this Christmas' on the side of the post van. M/S as sacks are loaded on and the door shut. M/S as it drives away.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/12/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    18243
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    989.42
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:08:00 / 01:34:58:00
    Canister:
    38/101
    Sort Number:
    38/101
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Post Early for Christmas Trailers
  • Stills

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

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