March and rally for safeguarding lace trade. Location of event unknown.
Labour unions. Textile industry. Trade union march and rally advocating safeguarding (protective tariffs) for the lace trade; c. 1920s. Various shots of orderly procession down the street. Women & men walk; some carrying banners such as Save the Lace Trade; If Safeguarding Goes; Work Goes; etc.; many of the banners are made of lace; & some of them have no words at all; just patterned lace held up as a symbol. Rally at Hyde Park. Various shots of crowd at huge demonstration; w/ banners rising above heads. Commerce; economics.