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    Warrington, Lancs., England: GV
    Crowd leaving Factory at Warrrington, Lancs. SV Miss Joan Crowther, Torry
    Candidate, handling out literature. SV Joan Crowther talking to 3 girls.



    Victoria St., London, W.1., England: Angle V On
    window - 'ITS TIME FOR A CHANGE VOTE CONSERVATIVE' CU Window advert: 'THAT'S
    TORN IT' CU Cost of Living poster. Side V Telephone operator plugs in. SV Girl
    receiving telephone call, picks up another phone. CU Girl on phone. CU Sorting
    literature. SCU Pan Envelope addressing machine. SV Typing room. FCU Typewriter
    at fast speed. GV Room Full of typists at fast speed.



    Transport House, England: GV INT. Packing up posters & literature in Transport
    House. CU Ditto. CU Pan on 3 posters 'IT'S NEVER HAPPENED BEFORE - 6 YEARS OF
    FULL EMPLOYMENT. VOTE LABOUR' POVERTY, SLUMS, DOLE QUEUES, LOW WAGES, REMEMBER
    THE HIGH COST OF TORYSIM. VOTE LABOUR.' 'TO SERVE THE PEOPLE, TO SAVE THE PEACE,
    VOTE LABOUR' STV Unloading literature parcels onto truck. CU Taking parcel from
    conveyor to pile. CU Pan Parcel.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION.
    PARTY MACHINES IN TOP SPEED. Nation-wide survey shows campaign in full swing.
    Smithfield Market, London, England GV Crowd around Conservative speaker on
    lorry at Smithfield Market. CU Posters - 'CONSERVATIVE DE LA MOTTE' Tilt to
    speaker. CU Man smoking cigarette. BV Speaker Pan On crowd. SV Man in crowd
    raises arm & asks questions. SV Speaker holding up towel.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION. PARTY MACHINES IN TOP SPEED. Nation-wide survey
    shows campaign in full swing. Billingsgate Market, London, England GV
    Billingsgate Market Pan to Socialist Candidate, Mr. Sutherland. Angle V Mr.
    Sutherland. SCU Fish porter, laughing. GV Crowd around Sutherland. SV 2 men
    arguing - they slap each other with fish.



    England:
    ELECTION. PARTY MACHINES IN TOP SPEED. Nation-wide survey shows campaign in full
    swing. Town Hall, Buxton, Derby, England GV Int. Mr. Attlee speaking, in Town
    Hall, Bixton. Angle V Mr. Attlee speaking. GV Audience. CU DITTO. CU Mr. Attlee
    smiling.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION, PARTY MACHINES IN TOP
    SPEED. National-wide survey shows campaign in full swing. Bury, England GV Mr.
    Fletcher, Conservative Candidate of Bury, walking up to girls at loom. CU Loom.
    SV Mr. Fletcher talking to man operating wollen spinning Mule. CU Ditto.



    Government and Politics




    Initials


    THESE LAST 2 SCENES COME FROM POLYGON GEMMELL,
    HAWKINS, READ, DUDLEY, SOMERS.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAAH45E4647N4SPDWUYMS3BQQU
    Media URN:
    VLVAAAH45E4647N4SPDWUYMS3BQQU
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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