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  • Short Summary

    Announcement of conscription in Germany causes hurried meetings at Downing Street.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Conscription in Germany caused hurried consultations in London and Paris".

    London.

    Various shots of Cabinet ministers hurrying to confer with Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald (aka Ramsey McDonald) at No. 10 Downing St. We see Sir John Simon, Anthony Eden (Foreign Secretary), Lord Hailsham (War Minister), JH Thomas, Sir John Gilmour (Chief of Home Office). They all arrive on foot. Some smile or nod at camera.

    Paris, France.

    L/S of large government building, probably the Foreign Office.

    See separate record for CONSCRIPTION IN GERMANY version 1 of 2.

    Note: sound track is missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    821.32
    Media URN:
    9660
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/03/1935
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:57:00 / 01:29:30:00
    Canister:
    35/23

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