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    St. George's Sq., Glasgow, Scotland: GV (Super Glasgow) Early morning, St. George's Square, Glasgow. SV Sign 'ELLIOTS ROOMS, GLASGOW' CU Sign 'KELVIN-GROVE UNIONIST ROOMS' SV 'VOTE GRIEVE' poster (Opponent to Sir W. Elliot) SV Sir W. Elliot canvassing. CU Sir Elliot. GV Polling station in Glasgow. SV People into Poll. SV Pan Man in kilt & people into Poll.



    GOOD SCENES.



    GV Early morning scene St. George's Square, Glasgow. CU 'GLASGOW' on bus indicator. CU Poster with face of man on it and 'VOTE SCOTTISH' Pan to owner of face known as Hugh MacDiarmid poet. CU Man & girl on way to vote. CU Man talking to children. SV Man in kilt on way to vote. BV Ditto. BV People enter Polling station. SCU People being handed voting cards by woman as they enter Polling station. CU Three ladies on way to vote. SV Man in kilt comes out of Polling Station & shakes hands with candidate.



    Woolwich, England: GOOD SCENES. CU Poster 'BOROUGH OF WOOLWICH PARLIAMENTARY ELECTION'



    Woodford, England: Angle Shot Churchill poster & Union Jack. CU Churchill poster. SV Mr. Churchill leaves Committee rooms, shakes hands with small boys. CU Flag on Mr. Churchill's car away, (Churchill gives 'V' Sign inside car) Travel shot towards car along road. SV Pan Children sheer on pavement. GV Crowds surround Mr. Churchill's car. SFV Churchill gives 'V' Sign & looks up - walks into camera. LV Mr. Churchill walks along main road, doffs ha. t.



    GOOD SCENES. GV Conservative Committee rooms at Woodford. SV Mr & Mrs Churchill arriving at committee Rooms, shake hands with officials. CU Mr. Churchill past people. SFV Mr. Churchill escorted by Police etc., walking thru street, smoking cigar & wearing rosette. SCU Churchill past camera.



    SV Mr. Churchill into car, shakes hands with little boys. SV Mr. Churchill walking past camera at a Polling station Pan to Mrs. Churchill following. SV Mr. Churchill's car (HLM 963) with flag on it moving off.



    Westminster City Hall, London, England: CU Angle V Sign 'WESTMINSTER CITY HALL' SV Mr. Bevin out of car & into Westminster City Hall to vote.



    GOOD SCENES.



    GV Westminster City Hall with van outside. CU Sign 'POLLING STATION'



    Abbey House, Westminster, England: SV (Super Conservative H.Q.) - Abbey House, Westminster, Lord Woolton looking at tape machine results coming at Conservative H.Q.



    GOOD SCENES.



    SCU Lord Woolton looking at tape machine, as election results come thru at Conservative H.Q.



    CU Ditto.



    WESTMINSTER, LONDON, ENGLAND: GOOD SCENES.



    SV Mr. Churchill towards thru street, stops to pat little dog, who tries to bite him - then Churchill does 'V' Sign. SV People going in & out of Westminster Polling station. SV Mrs. Churchill out of car & into Polling station. SV Churchill's car towards thru crowd. SCU Lord Woolton looking at tape machine as election results come thru at Conservation H.Q. CU Ditto.



    Walthamstow, England: SCU Pan Mr. Attlee wearing rosette walking to car. LV Mrs. Attlee shaking hands at doorway with people. CU Mr. Attlee Pan up to Mrs. Taylor at window. SV Mr. attlee shakes hands with women in street. SCU Mr. attlee shakes hands with lorry driver & talks - Ted Burke. SV Mr. Attlee talking Mrs. Amos. SV Mr. & Mrs. Attlee talking to Dick Gason & harry Rownce. CU Liberal poster 'VOTE FOR PIM' SV Liberal (Mr. Pim) speaking thru mike at side of car.



    GOOD SCENES.



    SV Posters outside Committee rooms in Walthamstow, Pan t Mrs. & Mr. Attlee leaving building. SV Mr. Attlee talking to woman with child outside house.



    Transport House, London, England: LV (Super Socialist H.Q.) Mr. Attlee into Labour H.Q. at Transport House, London. CU Mr. Attlee shrugging laughing. LV Mr. Attlee waves at camera.



    GOOD SCENES.



    SV Mr. Attlee entering Socialist H.Q. (Transport House) & stands by board showing positions of parties, followed in by Mrs. Attlee & their daughter.



    Trafalgar Sq, London, England: GV (Super Trafalgar Square) crowd in square. SCU Black man & girls in crowd. STV Indians in crowd. SV Screen in Trafalgar Sq, giving Socialists win (In Widnes,Lancs) SCU Type in crowd cheering. SV Caracature of Mr. Attlee on screen in Square. STV Crowd looking at newspapers. SV Result on screen in Square giving Conservatives win at Liverpool, Walton. CU Excited type in crowd waving. SV Caricature on screen in Square of Mr. Churchill. STV Crowd cheer.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling. Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill, & other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. S. Kensington, London, England GV Mr. Churchill out of car at s. Kensington Polling station. STV Ditto, people pat Churchill as he goes into Poll.



    GOOD SCENES. LV St. Stephen's Church Hall, S. Kensington.- polling station. LV Mr. Churchill outside Polling station, is given a bunch of lilies & violets by little Sandra Doxat.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling Prime Minister Mr. Churchill & other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. Manchester, England GV (Super Manchester) street in Manchester - known as Picadilly. SV Women with kids in pram arriving at Poll. SV Woman arrives at Poll with child in pram. CU Child, left outside in pram. LV Mother into Poll, child left outside.



    GOOD SCENES.



    GV Picadilly, Manchester. (Scene was scratched) score board of election results can be seen in distance. LV Election scoreboard in Manchester (Scratched) SV Cars parked at roadside in Picadilly, Manchester. SCU Evening Chronicle, Daily Despatch & Littlewoods election score board in Picadilly, Manchester. CU sign 'ELECTION RESULTS' etc., CU Sign 'EVENING CHRONICLE' DAILY DESPATCH' & LITTLEWOODS Give you the state of Parties.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. ELECTION NIGHT. Crowds stay up till small hours to hear results come through. Fashionable restaurants are crowded for special election suppers. Picadilly Circus, London, England GV (Super Picadilly Circus) night scene - traffic etc., in Picadilly Circus.



    GTV Crowd in Picadilly. STV Mass crowd. SCU Daily Telegraph election scoreboard showing 'LABOUR 5 TORY 5' Picture of Mr. Churchill exchanged for Mr. Attlee. SCU Girls dancing for joy. LV Scoreboard 'LABOUR 15 TORIES 8' Angle Shot Crowd cheer. Angle Shot Scoreboard 'LABOUR 21, TORIES 14' TV Mass crowd. CU Pan Girls with balloons. SV Scoreboard - 'LABOUR 91, TORIES 50' Pan to clock at 2a.m. All scenes from this mark above are Night Scenes.



    GOOD SCENES. GTV Crowds in Picadilly Circus waiting the election results showing above the Criteron Restaurant (Night shot) CU Types, one reading paper. CU Election results, 'LABOUR 46, CONSERVATIVES 26' Pan to Gunness clock at 1a.m.



    GTV Mass crowds in Picadilly Circus waving etc., watching results 'LABOUR 62, CONSERVATIVES 40' TV Traffic thru Picadilly at night showing all the post war lights. TV Traffic thru Picadilly. SV People waving.



    Several shots of the windows on the election board in Picadilly - daytime. GV of Eros in Picadilly Corcus. Spare Blue title on 'CONSERVATIVE WIN' Spare Dupe on 'SOCIALIST WIN'.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling. Mr. Churchill, -Prime Minister, & other leading figures tour constituents on polling day. Fleet Street, London, England LV Newspaper vans in Fleet Street, London. SV Newspaper loaded into van. SV Ditto. LV Newspaper vans away.



    Lewisham, England: Angle V Sign 'MORRISON'S CENTRAL COMMITTEE ROOMS' at Lewisham. SCU Mr. Morrison talking to bus driver. SV 'Liberalism to the rescue' poster on back of car. SV Int. Liberal opponent of Mr. Morrison, (G.W. Rouse)



    GOOD SCENES.



    GV Morrison's Central Committee room in Lewisham Mr. Morrison walking it. CU Mr. Morrison shaking hands with woman. SV Mr. Morrison looking at a poster of the 'JARROW PARADE' SV Mr. Morrison talking to his agent, Mrs. Raisin, out side his committee room. SV Mr. Morrison & wife arriving at Polling Station, Mr. Morrison waves hat.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling. Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill & other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. Bush House, Aldwych, England GV Bush House, Aldwych. CU Engineer giving signal for Foreign broadcaster to start. Shot thru Engineer's panel of B.E. Hallstrom, with eyeglass (Sweden) CU Ditto. TV W. Trojanowski, (Polish) SBV A. P. Philipson, (Italy) CU H. J. Alexander, (Germany) SCU Sitting at desk - G. E. Natthews (French) - camera track to B.B.C. Mike.



    GOOD SCENES.



    Angle Shot Commentator (Foreigner) reading script, G.E. Natthews, CU Another commentator reading at mike, A.P. Philipson - Italy. CU TV Commentators standing reading script. W. Trojanowski-Polish. CU Commentator with monocle, B.E. Hallstrom - Sweden.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling. Prime Ministries, Mr. Churchill & other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. Broadcasting House, London, England CU B.B.C. Commentator, John Snagge.



    GOOD SCENES.



    GV Broadcasting House, with traffic & people past. Int. Scene Man at control panel in Broadcasting House, Jogn Snagge commentating seen thru glass panel. (Man at control is Alan Newman) SCU BV Man at control panel, Newman, Pan to Commentator J. Snagge thru glass panel. CU TV J. Snagge commentating.



    CU Hands operating control panel. B.B.C. (Alan Newman) CU Disc revolving during recording, Pan to two more discs, Pan to Alan Newman operating at control panel. SV Commentator, (Hallstrom) thru panel, with man (Newman) at control panel. SCU Alan Newman operating control panel. CU Newman's hands turning knobs etc.,



    England: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during and after polling. Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill & other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. Chelsea, London, England SV Nuns into vote at Chelsea Polling booth. SCU BV Ditto. LV Mrs. Cordery takes children to Policeman. CU Policeman to children. LV Pan Foreign representatives arriving at Chelsea Town Hall to watch voting. (Malays & Chinese) SV Woman putting voting paper into box - Malays looking on. LV Malays etc., looking on. CU Another woman puts paper into box.



    GOOD SCENES.



    CU Lady dropping voting paper into ballot box Pan to Malayans watching, voting procedure. SV Man & Women on way to vote. BV 2 ladies into Polling station.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling. Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill, & other leading figures tour constituencies on Polling day. Horsley, Surrey, England LV Horse & Cart bringing villagers to Poll at Horsley, Surrey. SV Pan Women riding on cart.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation wide election activities before, during & after polling Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill & other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. Houses of Parliament, London, England GV From Houses of parliament ot voting paper into picture to papers into ballot box to flutter of papers to wording 'SOCIALISTS WIN ELECTION' to straight title 'ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT' on front of ballot box.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill and other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. Leatherhead, Surrey, England LV Chelsea Pensioners walking to Polling booth, at Leatherhead, Surrey. SV Very old Pensioner (99 yrs. of age) being helped out of car. CU Same pensioner being helped into polling station.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULTS. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill & other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. B.P.N's, Acton, London, England SV People around tape machine, awaiting results, (B.P.N's Peggie Whittemore, Norman Hooper, John Stagg, Fred Partington) CU Result on tape.



    GOOD SCENES. CU BV People looking at news ape at B.P.N., (Peggie Whittemore) Optical shot of papers falling made for part of title. Optical shot of hands putting voting papers into ballot box.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling. Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill & other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. Dorking, Surrey, England LV Pan Women riding in pony & trap with poster 'VOTE FOR TOUCHE'



    England: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling. Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill & other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. Dulwich Town Hall, England SV Pan Bringing ballot boxes out of coach into Dulwich Town Hall. SCU Ditto. CU Pan Ballot box into Town Hall. TV Pan Int. Town Hall showing ballot boxes & counting etc., SV Counting. CU Ditto.



    England: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling. Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill & other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. Dulwich, England GOOD SCENES. CU Doorway with 'DULWICH' over it. CU People in pub in Dulwich listening to results coming over the radio. CU People listening. CU People & radio, man shows signs of disgust with result. CU Votes being counted. SCU Sorting out piles of voting papers. CU Man giving voting number before voting.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill & other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. Eltham, England Pan shot People on stagecoach driving thru street, dressed up as rats with 'VOTE FOR STEWARD' Posters on same.



    GOOD SCENES: TV Coach & four-in-hand canvassing for Conservatives in Eltham. SCU Coach covered in posters 'VOTE FOR STEWARD' past.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. ELECTION NIGHT. Big crowds stay up till small hours to hear results come through. Fashionable restaurants are crowded for special election suppers. Empress Club, London, England STV People dancing at Empress Club LV Crazy gang seated at table. CU Jack Hylton talking to Scott of Empress Club. SV Pan People around tape machine in club Pan to chalking up result on small board. CU Tape machine Pan up to fixing board with result on window for dancers to see.



    CU Man putting hand over face at hearing result. CU Woman waving rattle. SV Gag about depression towards conservatives H.G. CU From newspaper with conservative headlines to more newspapers with Labour headlines.



    CU Man holding nose & drinking glass of champagne, at Empress Club. CU Man at Club talking into Paramount mike. CU Couple dancing. TV Crazy gang at table at Empress Club talking. (Nat. sd.)



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling. Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill & other leading figures tour constituencies on polling day. Epsom, England GOOD SCENES.



    CU Chelsea pensioner going into vote in Epsom. CU Old Chelsea pensioner out of car, helped by lady. SV Woman with pram & two children. SV Elderly man & woman on way to vote. SV Lady out of car (Official) at polling station.



    ENGLAND: ELECTION DRAMATIC RESULT. Paramount's film report covers nation-wide election activities before, during & after polling. Prime Minister, Mr. Churchill & other leading figures tour constituences on polling day. Battersea, London, England LV Man walks to table for paper at Battersea Town Hall mock ballot - watched by German politicians. CU German politicians looking on. CU Ballot paper being perforated. CU Handling ballot paper to voter who walks to cubicle. CU Paper being marked. CU Ballot paper into box. CU Box being sealed.



    Battersea, London, England: LV Man walks to table for paper at Battersea Town Hall mock ballot - watched by German politicians. CU German politicians looking on. CU Ballot paper being perforated. CU Handling ballot paper to voter who walks to cubicle. CU Paper being marked. CU Ballot paper into box. CU Box being sealed.



    GOOD SCENES.



    Battersea Town Hall, London, England: SV Germans arriving at Battersea Town Hall to watch voting, are received by the Mayor, Mr. J.F.Lane. CU Mayor, shaking hands with Germans.



    Government and Politics; Personalities - Politicians; Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (1874-1965)), Clement Richard Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee (1883-1967), Great Britain




    Initials


    VEEVERS, FARMER, READ, HAWKINS, GEMMELL, HARDY, CATHLES & LIBRARY & GOOD SCENES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADQJBUJ7MS02SYNODV4GCX0YB6
    Media URN:
    VLVADQJBUJ7MS02SYNODV4GCX0YB6
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1950
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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