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    General elections in Belgium.

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    Unissued / unused material.

    Belgian elections, Belgium.

    Angle shot of tower, pan down to exterior of polling station. Entrance to polling station. Placards seen. Various shots of election posters. Various shots queue outside polling booth, two old ladies taking their place in queue.

    M/S Prime Minister Paul Spaak (also delegate to UNO) walking to polling station. M/S M. Spaak walking to booth to record vote, he places his votes in ballot boxes. C/U as Spaak and daughter walk away from polling station.

    M/S former Queen Elizabeth of Belgium walking to polling station. C/U inside polling station, Elizabeth walks to booth. C/U her feet seen at bottom of polling booth. C/U as she places her votes in boxes. She then leaves polling station.

    C/U votes being lifted from box. C/U hand putting voting paper in box. Back view teller stamping papers. C/U ballot boxes. C/U people putting votes into boxes (2 shots). C/U votes being packed into cartons. C/U boxes being sealed with sealing wax (2 shots). M/S boxes being carried away from station.

    Date given on old records is 06/06/1950.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:01:00 / 01:30:06:00
    UN 2265 B

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