The Crisis 1931

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    Title missing - issue sheet reads: "The Crisis. Mr. Baldwin's 'screen broadcast' to the Nation."

    Shots of Stanley Baldwin speaking from behind a desk - sadly mute.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    12683
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    865.30
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:51:00 / 01:49:38:00
    Canister:
    31/72
    Sort Number:
    31/072
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