• Short Summary

    Long distance phone calls between Australian PM and British Minister JH Thomas.

  • Description

    Title missing - issue sheet reads: "A Miracle of Wireless Telephony and Sound Recording. Hear Mr Soullin [sic] speaking from Australia."

    MS Mr James Henry Scullin, Australian Prime Minister.

    Shots unidentified building

    Good shots of men moving knobs and dials on radio telephone machinery to link London and Sidney.

    Voice of Mr Soullin. Heard over shots of radio masts and pylons. Shots of open skies. More shots of knobs and dials.

    Voice of J H (James Henry) Thomas saying goodbye to Mr Soullin.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    875.32
    Media URN:
    12858
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/11/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:11:00 / 01:50:52:00
    Canister:
    31/93

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