Miniature League Assembly Yellow Tint 1925

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    Item title reads - Miniature League Assembly. 700 students hold 3rd Annual Congress and Parliament. Oxford University, Oxfordshire.

    L/S as the camera pans across all the students lined up outside, they get out of their seats and walk away.

    Intertitle - '"The Cabinet" ...... "Prime Minister" .... "and Speaker".'

    M/S as the camera pans across a group of young men and women, who are probably meant to be the cabinet, a man is stood in the middle making a speech from a paper, he is presumably the Prime Minister. C/U of him speaking. M/S of the Speaker wearing a judge's wig and also making a speech.

    Note: this item is tinted yellow, there is a black and white version with the same title and footage. It is on *PM0386*.

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    Cataloguer:
    Emma
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25020
    Sort Number:
    G 1178
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:12:00 / 01:02:07:00
    Canister:
    G 1178
    Film ID:
    386.02
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1925
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