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  • Short Summary

    Cartoon - Politicians out of touch with war realities.

  • Description

    Cartoon (troops).

    CU artist's hand drawing cartoon (at speed). Sketch depicts - on left -British soldiers at the front; in battle; firing rifles. Meanwhile- on rt.- in Parliament - 2 politicians sitting on bench marked House of Commons; leaning back;asleep; with Snore's coming from them. A 3rd politician stands giving a speech; holding paper in hand marked Drivel. (He also writes something else at top which is actually off screen). Art. Caricature. Politics - British

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2346.22
    Media URN:
    75281
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:52:00 / 01:40:17:00
    Canister:
    ON 227 A

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