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  • Short Summary

    Ben Smith and Ben Tillet, M.P.s in Hyde Park where a ban on taxi cabs has been lifted.

  • Description

    London.

    Title: "288 YEAR OLD BAN REMOVED! Mr. Ben Smith, M.P. & Mr. Ben Tillet, M.P. at interesting ceremony when taxi cabs enter Hyde Park for the first time".

    M/S of a man in a wheel chair pushed by a woman coming under Marble Arch, he is followed by a convoy of taxi cabs. M/S of lots of cabs driving up and down a dusty track at the edge of the park. C/U of the two M.P. sitting in the back of an open topped cab. C/U of one of the M.P.s standing beside the 'For Hire' sign of a cab, he talks to someone off camera. C/U of the other M.P standing by a cab door, he also talks to someone off camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    332.28
    Media URN:
    24265
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:18:00 / 01:49:16:00
    Canister:
    G 1064

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