• Short Summary

    Bevin makes a statement on the success of dollar talks in Washington.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Washington. Dollar Talks Satisfactory - Says Bevin".

    Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    LV Group of delegates from America, Canada and Britain.

    SV American Secretary of the Treasury, John Snyder and British Foreign Secretary, Ernest Bevin.

    SV Chancellor of the Exchequer Sir Stafford Cripps and British Ambassador Sir Oliver Franks.

    CU Bevin's Speech. 'This past week we've been engaged in Washington in the making of history and it may well turn out to be an historic week. We've met many times since the war to discuss and settle many great problems. Now we have been assembled to settle the financial and economic ones. It's been absolutely vital to get this agreed upon in good spirit in order that we may develop a complete system of peacetime operations.'

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1423.21
    Media URN:
    46391
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/09/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:28:00 / 01:34:16:00
    Canister:
    49/75

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