• Short Summary

    Sir Austen Chamberlain speaks and presents Charter of Incorporation to Mayor of Rugby.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Rugby. 'Floreat Rugbeia'! Sir Austen Chamberlain presents the Charter of Incorporation, granted by HM The King, creating Rugby a Municipal Borough."

    Rugby, Warwickshire.

    Sir Austen Chamberlain speaks - (he has his monocle in place). In front of him is a large microphone.

    A crowd of people look on.

    More shots of the speech. Cut to C/U of Austen Chamberlain.

    Chamberlain hands over the Charter of Incorporation to the Mayor of Rugby.

    The Mayor says a few words in reply.

    Parts of Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    685.27
    Media URN:
    5197
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:45:00 / 01:33:58:00
    Canister:
    32/85

Comments (1)

  1. Jason Lee Gelder says

    A great clip hearing Sir Austen Chamberlain speaking wish there were more clips of him to lisen to.

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