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    Transport House, London, England: GV Transport House & Angle V Sign ditto...LIB.NO's 23406.



    SV Workers at Labour Party H.Q. SV Placard being laid on desk 'BETTER SCHOOLS WITH LABOUR' SCU Morgan Phillips, Gen.Sec. Labour Party & another. CU Phillips. SCU Women packing pamphlets for provincial constituencies. SV Packets onto trolley. CU Picture of Clement Attlee. SV Assistant pointing out London News Journal to Prof. de Jong of Holland - headlines 'LABOUR CAN WIN' CU Ditto.



    GV Men working on ballot boxes. SCU Ditto - putting papers into boxes. CU Paper headed 'PARLIAMENTARY ELECTION' - put into ballot box & lid is closed.



    Stroud, Gloucs., England: GV Stroud. TV Crowd lining streets. SV Anthony Eden, Prime Minister, onto balcony. GTV Crowd cheering. SCU Anthony Eden. TV Crowd looking up. SCU Elderly ladies in crowd looking up. BIG GV Crowd affront Subscription Hall. SV Eden & Mr. Kershaw, M.P. on balcony, Eden pats Kershaw on back. TV Crowd cheering. SV Anthony Eden waving to crowd & then gets into car.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION CAMPAIGN WARMS UP. Premier, Anthony Eden & Mr. Attlee begin tours. Headquarters of Parties deluge country with literature. ST. PANCRAS TOWN HALL, LONDON, ENGLAND GTV Mr. Attlee on platform. SV Ditto. SV Crowd applauding. SCU Mrs. Attlee. GBV Attlee. SV Attlee speaking. SV Crowd listening. GTV Attlee speaking.



    Liberal Party H.Q.Victoria, London, England: GV Liberal Party H.Q. Victoria. CU Sign 'LIBERAL PARTY' GV Leaders of Liberal party seated at table. SCU Clement Devices, Leader of Party. SCU Davis, Lord Rea, O.B.E. & Leonard Behrens. Shot Poster on wall 'WANTED, MORE LIBERAL M.P'S TO FIGHT'



    ENGLAND: ELECTION CAMPAIGN WARMS UP. All Over Country:-Premier and Mr. Attlee begin tours. Headquarters of Parties deluge country with literature. Abbey House, London, England GV Ext. Abbey House, Conservatives Political Centre. CU Sign 'CONSERVATIVE PARTY,ALL ENQUIRIES' SCU Lord Woolron. SBV Lord Woolton looking at picture of Sir Anthony Eden with caption 'WORKING FOR PEACE' STV Girl handling addressograph machine. SBV Switchboard operators at work..CU Ditto. SCU Party propaganda being packed. SV Parcel from pile. SBV Porters carrying parcels.



    Personalities - Politicians; Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon (1897-1977), Government and Politics; Clement Richard Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee (1883-1967)




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    HAWKINS, FARMER, GEMMELL, DUDLEY, LIBRARY
    WHOLE STORY: POLITICAL: ELECTION 1955.
    FARMER, HAWKINS, GEMMELL, DUDLEY, & LIBRARY
    All over country

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9IG0C73MWOK9IF8OCS2J6V7TE
    Media URN:
    VLVA9IG0C73MWOK9IF8OCS2J6V7TE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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