• Short Summary

    The Archbishop of Canterbury gives a speech about the persecution of the Jews and Lord Baldwin's fund.

  • Description

    Note: Location of the events are unknown.

    Full titles read: "APPEAL ON BEHALF OF LORD BALDWIN'S FUND BY HIS GRACE THE ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY"

    L/S's and M/S's of the Archbishop Canterbury Doctor Cosmo Lang sitting at large desk. He appeals to members of the public to stop and think for a moment about the Jews in Germany and Austria which include women and children who are being forced too leave their homes "..by a cruel persecution." The Archbishop goes onto talk about the fund set up by Lord Oliver Ridsdale Baldwin which he says "will give help impartially to all the victims of the persecution." He says that cinemas, music halls, and theatres will being giving 10 percent of their takings to the fund on January 14th.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    995.06
    Media URN:
    19388
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/01/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:29:00 / 01:07:00:00
    Canister:
    39/3

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