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  • Short Summary

    Tea magnate Sir Thomas Lipton receive the Freedom of Rothesay in Scotland.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Scotland. From Grocer's Boy to Millionaire! Sir. Thos. Lipton's romantic career exemplified as he receives Freedom of Rothesay where he once baled out boats to get a sail for nothing."

    Rothesay, Scotland.

    Businessman and philanthropist Sir Thomas Lipton comes ashore from a small motorboat.

    Int. Sir Thomas is presented with a gift of some kind and then signs the book to receive the Freedom of Rothesay.

    Outside, large crowds move forwards to try to shake the hand of the Scottish multi-millionaire and founder of Lipton's tea.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    713.34
    Media URN:
    6300
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:40:00 / 01:57:33:00
    Canister:
    30/10

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