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  • Short Summary

    Singer Gracie Fields is made a Life Governor of London Hospital and cheers up the children despite the fog outside.

  • Description

    Item title reads - London.

    Singer Gracie Fields is made Life Governor of London Hospital.

    Various shots of London in the fog, including Trafalgar Square and London traffic. L/S of Gracie Fields walking down a line of nurses who applaud. M/S as she shakes hands with an official who hands her the paper giving her the status of Life Governor, the nurses cheer. M/S as Gracie chats to a little girl and boy on the ward. She pretends to lean on the boy's arm support. C/U's of his smiling face.

    Cataloguer's note: the soundtrack to this item is missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    987.22
    Media URN:
    18157
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1938
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:33:00 / 01:18:31:00
    Canister:
    38/86

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