• Short Summary

    Former Mayor of New York, and new Ambassador to Mexico is given gala farewell.

  • Description

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'New York Giver Mayor O'Dwyer Gala Farewell'.

    Elevated shot of grand parade on New York street. MS. Mr William O'Dwyer, former Mayor of New York and now new Ambassador to Mexico, on platform with another man during gala farewell thrown for him by New York. MS. The Council President, Vincent Impellitteri, man who will succeed Mr O'Dwyer as Mayor, gives him the Mayor's flag. LS. Elevated shot, cavalcade of cars, led by Mr O'Dwyer, prepares to drive through the city. SCU. Mr O'Dwyer and wife in car. He shakes hands with another man before driving off. MS. Mr O'Dwyer and wife in car silhouetted against skyscraper.

    (Comb.F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 05/09/1950.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2310.31
    Media URN:
    65725
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:29:00 / 01:57:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 2284 G

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