• Short Summary

    Various people from the Oxford Group hold a parade and talk about how the group has changed their lives. Stockbridge, Massachusetts, America (USA).

  • Description

    Item title reads - Group Movement. Mass demonstration at Stockbridge, Massachusetts.

    Massachusetts, America (USA).

    M/S of men marching along followed by a military band playing 'Onward Christian Soldiers.' M/S of ladies carrying various flags with different crests on them. A coach and horses follows, a man holds the American flag. Others follow on a cart, they are dressed like Abraham Lincoln (?). A lady waves from a covered wagon. M/S of young men and women under banner 'Youth on the March.' and 'When man listens God speaks'. Others follow carrying 'Flags of the Nations'.

    M/S of a man making a speech about the Oxford Group and uniting nations as a way out of materialism with no more war no more want and no more unemployment. M/S of an Indian couple talking about the group and how it solves racial problems. A Scottish man speaks about his time in the Communist Party but believes the Oxford Group has given him the answer to brotherhood. Men and women applaud. A native American Indian talks about having the right heart and mind to be educated.

    Note: it is not clear what the Oxford Group is or does.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:23:00 / 01:18:27:00

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