• Short Summary

    The Chief Constable of Lothians and Peebles Constabulary meets and greets.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Cinema gives old folks Christmas treat.

    Leith, Scotland.

    L/S cinema at Leith. Various shots of old people lined up outside. M/S Willie Merrilees (Chief Constable of Lothians and Peebles Constabulary) talking to old people. C/U old man. M/S women joining the queue. M/S old people going into the cinema. Various shots people coming into the cinema and being given a florin by Merrilees. M/S as they are handed shortbread and biscuits. M/S Merrilees on stage talking into microphone.

    Cataloguer's note: special for Scotland.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1660.06
    Media URN:
    70894
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/12/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:50:00 / 01:11:51:00
    Canister:
    60/1

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