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    RAIL LEADERS SIGN 'PEACE' TERMS

    Euston, London.
    LV. Railway Executive men sitting around table with James Figgins, Secretary of NUR (National Union of Railwaymen) signing agreement. SCU. Figgins signing agreement. Side view, executives at table signing. SCU. Mr John Elliott, Chairman of the Railway Executive, signing. CU. Signed agreement.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    AMERICAN POSTMAN AT MOUNT PLEASANT

    Mount Pleasant, London.
    GV. Interior of post office with letters being sorted. SV. Mr Lincoln Kilby, American postman signing visitor book, & CU. SV. Mr Lincoln Kilby, American postman, with Mr P. C. Arthur watching letters being sorted at Mount Pleasant, Britain's largest post office. CU. Mr Kilby watching. Letters being sorted out in pigeon holes. LV. Towards, Mr Kilby and Mr Arthur walking past men sorting letters. SV. Kilby looking at addressed letters, & CU. SV. Back view Kilby looking at letter franking machine. CU. Letters going through franking machine. GV. Mass of parcels on chute being sorted. SV. Kilby looking at addressed parcel. CU. Kilby looking at addressed parcel and throws parcel into basket. Angle shot, parcel being thrown into basket. CU. Postman's hat being put on. Mr Kilby by Mr Arthur. Pan, Mr Kilby walks away with hat on.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    WOMEN'S MEAT DEMONSTRATION IN HYDE PARK

    Hyde Park, London.
    GV. Pan, mass of women in Hyde Park listening to men talking about meat shortage etc., Sign 'We Want Meet - Free the Trade', pan to group of women listening. Man orator. LV. Crowd of women around woman orator. Angle shot, woman orator. SCU. Women signing meat ration petition, & CU. CU. Woman with old hat and raincoat shouting. CU. Old man with bowler hat, no teeth. CU. Man orator with glasses, pan down to fist thumping on rostrum. CU. Woman in crowd shouting back. Angle shot, woman orator CU. Woman looking up with scarf round head. CU. Woman orator speaking very fast - fast forwarded.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    47003
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1441.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:29:00 / 01:04:02:00
    Canister:
    51/18
    Sort Number:
    51/018
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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

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