• Short Summary

    SCOTLAND ENTERED THE HOUSE OF COMMONS IN LONDON WITH A FLOURISH TODAY (THURSDAY). FOR MRS?

  • Description

    SCOTLAND ENTERED THE HOUSE OF COMMONS IN LONDON WITH A FLOURISH TODAY (THURSDAY). FOR MRS WINIFRED EWING, THE ATTRACTIVE MOTHER OF THREE CHILDREN, BECAME THE ONLY MEMBER OF THE SCOTTISH NATIONALIST PARTY TO SIT IN THE COMMONS, FOLLOWING HER RECENT BY-ELECTION WIN FOR THE SEAT OF HAMILTON.

    OUTSIDE PARLIAMENT, THERE WAS A NOISY CROWD OF SCOTS AND WELSHMEN. THIS FOLLOWED HER ARRIVAL AT KING'S CROSS STATION FROM GLASGOW BY TRAIN, IN WHICH WERE PACKED 400 OF HER SUPPORTERS. MRS EWING GOT AN EQUALLY WARM RECEPTION INSIDE THE HOUSE AND WHEN SHE TOOK HER SEAT, ONE OF THE MEMBERS, SIR GERALD NABARRO, ROARED "SCOTLAND FOR EVER."

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    Film ID:
    VLVACZZ3U05CIYD8WUSEYHKTWJLI0
    Media URN:
    VLVACZZ3U05CIYD8WUSEYHKTWJLI0
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/11/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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