• Short Summary

    MORE THAN A DOZEN OF PEOPLE WERE QUEUEING ON SUNDAY OUTSIDE THE HOUSE OF COMMONS, IN LONDON, FOR A PLACE IN THE PUBLIC GALLERY FOR MONDAY'S DEBATE ON THE PROFUMO AFFAIR.

  • Description

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    LV HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT.
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    2.
    GV ENTRANCE PUBLIC GALLERY.
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    3.
    SV & CU..MISS SUSAN HARRIS AT HEAD OF QUEUE.
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    SCU HER BAGGAGE.
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    SCU PAN..OTHER PEOPLE SITTING ON BENCH.
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    SCU.NEWSPAPER HEADLINE "MR.MACMILLAN THREAT OF ELECTION".
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    GV HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT.
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    Initials DR/V/MGT/PB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: MORE THAN A DOZEN OF PEOPLE WERE QUEUEING ON SUNDAY OUTSIDE THE HOUSE OF COMMONS, IN LONDON, FOR A PLACE IN THE PUBLIC GALLERY FOR MONDAY'S DEBATE ON THE PROFUMO AFFAIR.

    THE QUEUE BEGAN ON SATURDAY WHEN MISS SUSAN HARRIS, A 24-YEAR-OLD DRAMA TEACHER FROM CHELSEA, ARRIVED IN THE ENTRANCE OF THE HOUSE.WITH HER SHE BROUGHT A CAMP BED, A SLEEPING BAG, SOME APPLES AND NUTS.A POLICEMAN LATER BROUGHT HER SOME COFFEE.THE PUBLIC GALLERY HOLDS ABOUT 160 PEOPLE.

    MEANWHILE, THIS WEEKEND, PRIME MINISTER MACMILLAN IS AT HIS OFFICIAL COUNTRY RESIDENCE, CHEQUERS, PREPARING HIS SPEECH IN THE CRUCIAL DEBATE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABBYLE943Q0LW3FTWXU75HD9QV
    Media URN:
    VLVABBYLE943Q0LW3FTWXU75HD9QV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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