• Short Summary

    Sir Edward Evans introduces George Formby who sings at a shelter concert in London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "EVANS OF THE BROKE COMPERES A SHELTER CONCERT".

    London.

    Several shots of Admiral Sir Edward Evans (nicknamed 'Evans of the Broke') introducing famous comedian and singer George Formby to the audience gathered in a London shelter - natural sound. Close up shot of George Formby singing "I'm guarding the home of the Home Guard".

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1063.07
    Media URN:
    21283
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:05:00 / 01:09:49:00
    Canister:
    40/97

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