Miners In The News 1954

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    Abercynon, Wales.

    SV miners coming off shift at pit-head. SCU miners coming off shift. Dai Dower, a famous boxing champion, on the right. SV Dower's house, decorated. CU back view, Dower dressing in front of mirror on mantle piece full of trophies. CU Dower lifting trophy from shelf and replaces it. Then puts on jacket. CU reverse angle, Dower puts on jacket. CU birthday cake with ring decorations. SV guests eating at Dower's 21st birthday party. CU guests applauding. SCU Dower blowing out candles. All out, pan to guests applauding. SCU & CU Mrs Dower presenting 'key of the door' , Dower kisses his mother.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene A)

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/07/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    29845
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    170.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:12:00 / 01:31:06:00
    Canister:
    54/50
    Sort Number:
    54/050
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    1940s and 1950s mining
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