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    Smithfield Market, England: GTV Smithfield Market. SV Int. New Zealand High Commissioner, F.W. Doidge, Dr. Charles Hill, (Radio Doctor) & Rt. Hon. Gwilym Lloyd-George, (Minister of Food), looking around market. CU F.W. Doidge. CU Rt. Hon. Gwilym Lloyd-George. CU Dr. Charles Hill. SV Party (as above) looking at meat. Angle V Carcasses & New Zealand sign. CU Map of New Zealand tilt to carcasses. SCU Party looking at meat. CU Carcasses & sign 'SOUTHLAND DISTRICT' CU Pan Smithfield porters. GV Platform - Dr. Charles Hill walks to mike. CU Dr. Hill speaks:-(Nat.sd.)



    SOUND EFFECTS.



    CU Dr. Charles Hill speaks:-



    "Strictly between ourselves I, er, came here hoping for a sample." (laughter.)



    GOOD SCENES.



    LV Ext. Smithfield Market building showing lorries parked. TS Smithfield Market building.



    GV Smithfield building. SCU Mr. F.W. Doidge speaks:-(Nat.sd.) - Dr. Hill & Rt. Hon. Lloyd-George in b-g. FCU Rt. Hon. G. Lloyd-George speaks:-(Nat.sd.) LV Back of lorry & meat. CU Meat porter taking carcasses from trolley & handing up to lorry. CU Dr. Hill speaks:-(Nat.sd.) SCU Dr. Hill walks away midst applause with Press &c., in picture., Pan to meat porters. CU Lamb carcasses marked 'TOKOMARU BAY DISTRICT' CU Ditto, marked 'WAROA DISTRICT' CU Ditto marked 'MID CANTERBURY DISTRICT' CU Porter type listening to speeches. CU Type in raincoat, Pan to Porter in white hat & coat.



    SOUND EFFECTS. OF GOOD SCENES.



    SCU F. W. Doidge speaks:-



    "New Zealand are sending a million lambs of this type every month. That is our contribution, and one we will keep up and tend to increase as the days go by."



    FCU Rt. Hon. G. Lloyd-George speaks:-



    "I would like to take this opportunity to let the producers in New Zealand know how very well aware we are and how very appreciative we are of the great effort they are making to give us more meat."



    CU Dr. Charles Hill, (Radio Dr.) speaks:-



    "But the one thing the Minister said to get in the minds of everyone in this country, & that is the immense debt we owe to New Zealand, not only for its magnificent work in producing quantity, but for the quality we have seen so magnificently demonstrated here to-day."



    Food, Drink and Cooking; Personalities - Politicians; Personalities - Medical; Gwilym Lloyd George, 1st Viscount Tenby (1894-1967), British Empire; Great Britain; Dr Charles Hill (the Radio Doctor), Baron Hill of Luton (1904-1989)




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    MOVIETONE.
    Smithfield

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6L0YHNZJG31D6O18B8BGCXDTB
    Media URN:
    VLVA6L0YHNZJG31D6O18B8BGCXDTB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
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    /
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    N/A

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