Reel 2. Britain: General Election campaigning 1950. People listen to political speeches. Posters are seen for Williams and O'Donovan. Eccentric looking candidate Albert Perry raises a laugh when he announces "I want to see a woman Prime Minister". Polling Stations. Scene in a pub where people listen...more
Children at a judo club demonstrate how they can use their skills to throw fully grown men!
Extracts from "The Beauty Prize" featuring Dorothy Dickson, Leslie Henson and Heather Thatcher.
Stars of stage and screen have fun at an informal gathering in Fay Compton's garden.
A collapsible umbrella is demonstrated by the gorgeous actress Heather Thatcher.
Material about the life of Democratic Presidential Nominee Alfred E Smith.
Various shots of thatchers at work, in this case with chemically-treated non-inflammable reeds
Scenes of Whitehall - from plays about Pyjamas to Margaret Thatcher.
Comedienne Janet Brown does Margaret Thatcher impressions in Brighton.