On 25th Anniversary 1925

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    Item title reads - On 25th Anniversary of foundation of great chemical firm - Sir Alfred Mond M.P. unveils memorial to his father Doctor Ludwig Mond. Swansea, Wales.

    M/S of Sir Alfred Mond stood on a platform next to the memorial which is covered in a Union Jack, he is making a speech. M/S as he pulls the flag away to reveal the statue of his father wearing a long coat and wide hat. C/U of the plaque bearing Ludwig's name and date of birth. C/U of the statue. M/S of Sir Alfred looking at it as the band plays behind.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19803
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    420.25
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:35:00 / 01:50:38:00
    Canister:
    G 1225
    Sort Number:
    G 1225
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