• Short Summary

    Description not available

  • Description


    Woolwich West, England: SV Morrison dropping voting paper into polling box. GV Mr. Morrison leaving Polling station.



    GOOD SCENES. SV Pan on Herbert Morrison arriving. CU Morrison waving, then entering Polling station. SV Int. Pressmen filming. FCU Handshake pan up to Morrison & another. SV Morrison sitting on bonnet of car waving.



    Woodford, England: GV Sir Winston Churchill with Lady Churchill SCU Returning Officer. SV Churchill with Lady Churchill, at night.



    GOOD SCENES.



    SCU Sir Winston & Lady Churchill out of Polling station, they pose. SCU They pose.



    Windsor, England: GOOD SCENES. SV Car with poster 'MOTT-RADCLYFFE. CU POSTER ditto pan to sign on windscreen 'OFFICIALLY ELECTED' SCU Woman out of car. SV Int. Women making notes at table. CU Pan Man putting voting paper into ballot box.



    Warwick, England: GV Night - Sir Anthony Eden onto balcony at Warwick at Night. SV Returning Officer announcing Eden's win. SCU Eden speaks:- (Nat.sd.)-then shakes hands. Shot Number board showing 'EDEN 19979, WILSON 16513, MAJORITY 13466'



    SOUND EFFECTS--SCU Sir Anthony Eden speaks:-



    "I can only say to you, Thank you for all you have done. Thank you."



    GOOD SCENES.



    SV Sir Anthony Eden with Mayor announcing his result. (Nat.sd.)



    SOUND EFFECTS OF GOOD SCENES.



    (Returning Officer gives voting details as typed above for Eden & Wilson.)



    Walthamstow, England: Side V Mr. Attlee with Returning Officer at Walthamstow. at night. SV Attlee being declared victorious. LV Crowd clapping. SCU Mr. Attlee shaking hands with opponent.



    GOOD SCENES.



    SCU & FCU Mr. Attlee.



    TRANSPORT HOUSE LONDON, ENGLAND: GOOD SCENES.



    CU Name 'TRANSPORT HOUSE' (Long scene) SV Int. Mr. Attlee seated with man talking. CU Ditto., man shows him paper. SV Int. They talk. CU Attlee talking to man (out of picture) he looks miserable, (Labour placards in b-g.) SV Attlee & male talk & laugh. SV Man talking tor reporters.



    Trafalgar Sq., London, England: NIGHT SHOTS: TV Rain-soaked crowd in Trafalgar Square. Another V Ditto. LV Board showing Bethnal Green - Labour win. TV Crowd. LV Board - Southport - Conservative win. TV Crowd. LV Board - southport - Conservative win.



    GOOD SCENES.



    GV Crowds. CU Result on board - Southwark - Labour win. STV People waiting in rain. CU Result - Eton & Slough - Labour win. cu Guildford result - Conservative win. GTV People standing in rain.



    River Club, Chelsea, England: TV Revellers in River Club. SV Cocktail shaker at bar. SCU Ditto. SV Drinkers toasting. Angle V Result board 'STATE OF PARTIES, CONS. 104 - SOCS. 108, LIBS. 1' SCU Glasses raised.



    ENGLAND: TORIES' RESOUNDING VICTORY. Nation-wide film report shows many sides of General Election. Large crowd cheers Prime Minister Eden at declaration of poll in his constituency. Sir Anthony Eden returns to London in triumph. Piccadilly, England GV Pan Crowds in Piccadilly at night. LV Cheltenham result on board - Conservative win. LV Sir Anthony Eden's picture on board. TV Crowd at night. LV 2nd result - Salford West - Labour Win - on board. TV Crowd. LV 3rd result - Billericay - Conservative win. - on board. LV Result board showing Conservative 2 - Labour 1.



    ENGLAND: TORIES RESOUNDING VICTORY. Nation-wide film report shows many sides of General Election. Large crowd cheers Prime Minister Eden at declaration of poll in his constituency. Sir Anthony Eden returns to London in triumph. Hammersmith, London, England FV Policeman & others carrying ballot boxes into building. SV Ballot papers tipped onto table. GV Counting. SV System being explained to students pan down to counting. TV Counting.



    GOOD SCENES. SCU Pan Policemen & others carrying ballot boxes. CU Man speaking. SV Returning Officer about to read result. SV People seated listening. SV Candidate being congratulated.



    ENGLAND: TORIES' RESOUNDING VICTORY. Nation-wide film report shows many sides of General election. Large crowd cheers Prime Minister Eden at declaration of poll in his constituency. Sir Antony Eden returns to London in triumph. ABBEY HOUSE, LONDON, ENGLAND SV Randolph Churchill & Lord Woolton at Abbey House. SCU Girl working computer machine. CU Carriage of ditto. SV Harold MacMillan & Lord Woolton. SBV Girls at board. SCU Lord Woolton. SCU BV Lord Woolton pressing stud on board. LV Press around Mr. Eden & Lord Woolton. CU Sir Anthony Eden speaks:-(Nat. sd.)



    SOUND EFFECTS.



    CU Sir Anthony Eden speaks:-



    "And we will do everything that in our power lies to fulfill that trust worthily for the country which has treated us with such generosity & also with such confidence. Thank you all very much." (applause)



    CU Randolph Churchill. SV Men checking results. SCU Ditto. SCU Randolph Churchill with Harold MacMillan. SV Int. Women typing results. SV People altering board. CU Lord Woolton at board bringing results up-to-date. cu Board "STATE OF PARTIES - CONS. 170 - SOCS. 175.'



    SV Lord Woolton & Sir Anthony Eden in Cons. H.Q. SV Ditto pan to people. GV Eden talking. SV People applauding Eden. GV Ditto. GV Int. Press filming in H.Q.



    ENGLAND: TORIES' RESOUNDING VICTORY. Nation-wide film reports shows many sides of General Election. Large crowd cheers Prime Minister Eden at declaration of poll in his constituency. Sir Anthony Eden returns to London in triumph. 10, Downing St, London, England LV Sir Anthony Eden arrives at Downing Street by car. SCU Sir Anthony & Lady Eden out of car, press photogs. around them. LV They wave to crowd. SV Crowd waving. SCU Sir Anthony & Lady Eden waving back to them & then walk into No.10.



    ENGLAND: TORIES' RESOUNDING VICTORY. Nationwide film report shows many sides of General Election. Large crowd cheers Prime Minister Eden at declaration of poll in his constituency. Sir Anthony Eden returns to London in triumph. Leamington, England SV Sir Anthony & Lady Eden touring constituency & talking to young horsewoman. SV Eden signing autographs. Shot Women looking on. SV Eden leaving Committee rooms - shakes hands.



    GOOD SCENES



    SV Sir Anthony Eden shaking hands with people. SCU Ditto. SV Crowd waving. BV Eden walking past people.



    ENGLAND: TORIES' RESOUNDING VICTORY. Nation-wide film report shows many sides of General Election. Large crowd cheers Prime Minister Eden at declaration of poll in his constituency. Sir Anthony Eden returns to London in triumph. COOKHAM DEAN, ENGLAND SV Woman towards & enters booth. SV Man gets off tractor outside Polling station. LV He enters ditto.



    GOOD SCENES.




    Initials


    GOOD SCENES
    STAFF & FREELANCE
    HAWKINS, DUDLEY, READ, FARMER, GEMMELL, LANGLEY, STRUTHERS, LINDEMAN, HUBBARD

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA35OZ1GINH7L890APRGLFAJYJQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA35OZ1GINH7L890APRGLFAJYJQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment