• Short Summary

    Prime Minister Winston Churchill poses in fur hat in Canada and siren suit in America.

  • Description

    Titles read: "CLOTHES AND THE MAN".

    Ottawa, Canada.

    At a press conference Prime Minister Winston Churchill is presented with a fur hat that he puts on for the newsmen. The hat is a gift from Mackenzie King. The journalists applaud. Churchill wears the fur cap when inspecting the Royal Canadian Air Force Training School in the snow.

    Churchill is then seen wearing his siren suit in the grounds of a large house in Washington DC, United States of America. He is accompanied by Harry Hopkins and a young girl with a dog on a lead. They pose for the cameras and Churchill demonstrates how his siren suit zips and unzips.

    Item is quite out of synch - will need readjusting if commentary is required.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1316.11
    Media URN:
    43607
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:38:00 / 01:18:43:00
    Canister:
    42/8

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