• Short Summary

    Jeremy Bernard Soames is baptised in front of grandfather, Winston Churchill.

  • Description

    Westerham, Kent.

    SV. Mrs. Mary Soames carrying baby Jeremy from Westerham Church after ceremony (she is followed by son Nicholas and husband Christopher). CU. Baby Jeremy and Mother pan up to Winston Churchill in Background. SV. Field Marshall Bernard Montgomery following Mrs. Soames and baby pan with baby. MV Winston Churchill poses for photograph taken by boy with camera.

    GV Chartwell Farm. In the garden, Winston walks around with 20 gallon hat and cigar, Randolph Churchill is also there. MV two women look over the baby's crib. CU Baby Jeremy in crib. LV Guests toast baby.

    CU. Mrs. Soames holding baby in group (including Clementine Churchill). SV Nicholas is playing with something until his father takes it off him. SV. Mrs. Soames hands baby to Godfather Monty. Monty holding baby Pan to Winston and Mrs Churchill. CU Monty with baby.

    (Orig. Lav.) (Orig. "G")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    24.42
    Media URN:
    27373
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/08/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:50:00 / 01:50:09:00
    Canister:
    52/68

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