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  • Short Summary

    M.P. Ben Tillet addresses striking workers at Covent Garden.

  • Description

    London.

    Title: "Covent Garden Strike. Mr. Ben Tillet, M.P., addresses mass meeting of porters".

    High angled shot of a crowd of men in flat caps outside Covent Garden, behind them are rows of parked trucks and carts. Panning shot over the heads of a crowd gathered around the market's pillars, Tillet stands on a raised platform to speak to the striking workers. M/S of Tillet giving a passionate speech - lots of arm waving!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    352.01
    Media URN:
    24560
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/09/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:00:54:00
    Canister:
    G 1112

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