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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Southport TUC" 55/72.

    Material for Newsreel Story - extra shots

    Southport, Merseyside.

    Mr Charles Geddes (Union of Post Office Workers) with TUC General Secretary Sir Vincent Tewson CBE talking over papers in garden.

    Trades Union Congress General Council members Miss Anne Godwin (Clerks Union), Wilf Beard (Pattern Makers Union), Ernest Jones (National Union of Mineworkers NUM) and Mr C Bartlett (Health Service Union) sit on bench and discuss conference.

    Quick shot of Alice Horan and Dr Edith Summerskill (Chair of Labour Party).

    Jimmie Guthrie (Former International Footballer) and 'Wee Georgie Wood' from the Variety Artists Federation.

    Shots of delegates arriving - including Tom O'Brien, J Batty, J Cranford & Bill Carron.

    Shots of people on the platform at Conference. Jimmie Guthrie (?) speaking from podium.

    Alice Horan and Dr Edith Summerskill (Chair of Labour Party).

    (?) T Williamson of the General & Municipal Workers Union with delegates.

    Harold Wilson, Hugh Gaitskell and Morgan Phillips (Gen Secretary of Labour Party) walk towards camera. Various delegates outside conference.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:08:00 / 01:49:41:00
    55/72 H (Selected Originals)
    Sort Number:
    55/72 H
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    Lifestyle & Culture Trade & Industry
    Trades Union Congress
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