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  • Short Summary

    Comedian, Billy Merson electioneers on behalf of Coalition Candidate for Camberwell, Dr. Macnamara.

  • Description

    London.

    Intertitle: "COMEDIAN HELPS CABINET MINISTER. Mr. Billy Merson 'electioneers' on behalf of Dr. Macnamara, Coalition Candidate for Camberwell".

    L/S of a crowd of men, all wearing hats, pan to young man giving a speech from the back of a cart, a double decker bus drives past in the back ground. One of the men appears to heckle him, the speaker replies.

    L/S of an older man ( probably Merson) speaking from the cart, as he speaks he waves his bowler hat at the crowd. M/S of a man in a hat (Merson?) is escorted through the crowd by a policeman, the crowd swell round him.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    208.23
    Media URN:
    21451
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/04/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:40:00 / 01:27:31:00
    Canister:
    G 655

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