Australian Prime Minister, Mr. Bruce cuts first earth on site of new building at Exeter University.
Full title reads: "Mr. Bruce, Australian Prime Minister cuts first sod on the site of new building of the University College of South West England".
M/S of Right Honourable Stanley Melbourne Bruce and Mrs. Bruce walking across field with man and university professor. They stop to shake hands with two more important looking men. Panning M/S of crowd of female students in gowns and mortar boards standing behind a cordon. M/S of Mr. Bruce thrusting shovel into ground in front of students. Mr. B. cracks some jokes and makes the students giggle. M/S of Mr. B. digging another soil of earth, this time in a more formal setting. He is inside a marquee and is watched by various dignitaries, academics and chaplains. M/S of students applauding.
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