• Short Summary

    Lord Louis Mountbatten (Viceroy of India) speaks at the Electra House after sending the first photo telegraph to Malta

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Lord Louis Inaugurates a Service to Malta

    ENGLAND: London: Electra House:
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    ELECTRA HOUSE - CABLE AND WIRELESS H.Q. Visited by Lord and Lady Mountbatten to inaugurate the Phot-telegraphy service to Malta. Lord Louis makes a speech and starts the machine that sends the first photograph


    INAUGURATIONS Lord Louis inaugurates new phototelegraphy service to Malta at Electra house. Starts the machine to send the first picture and makes a speech afterwards.


    LORD AND LADY MOUNTBATTEN. Lord and Lady Mountbatten arrive at Electra House to inaugurate new service to Malta of photo-telegraphy. Lord Louis starts the machine and transmits the first photo that had previously been taken. Seen writing a message of good-will to the Governor of Malta and makes a speech.


    WILSHAW Sir Edward. Speaks to members of the staff of the Cable and Wireless H.Q. and welcomes Lord and Louis Mountbatten to the inauguration of a new Photo-telegpahy service to Malta

    Royalty; Ceremonies - Inauguration

    1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, Governor General of India, British Indian Empire, Lady Mountbatten, Countess Mountbatten of Burma, Vicereine of India, technology, science, transmission, transmitting, transmission, communication, communications, speech, speeches

    Background: Lord Louis Mountbatten (Viceroy of India) speaks at the Electra House after sending the first photo telegraph to Malta

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8THRCHUPOZ8IA203F0CUVVNPG
    Media URN:
    VLVA8THRCHUPOZ8IA203F0CUVVNPG
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1946
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:18:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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