• Short Summary

    The Ethiopian leader meets delegates at the League - also comments on league work in China.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    League of Nations, Geneva, Switzerland.

    A delegate walks into the building.

    Interior views of the foyer of the League of Nations building. Delegates and diplomats mill about. CU various unidentified delegates.

    Exterior of the League of Nations building. Various shots of unidentified delegates arriving.

    Dark views of League chamber. - Spacing -

    Emperor of Ethiopia / Abyssinia, Haile Selassie arrives. Various shots of Selassie around the building and grounds. - Spacing - CU Selassie as he reads a statement in English about why he has come to the League of Nations. He reads his statement again. - Spacing -

    Shots of the Chinese delegate making speech in English. He thanks the League mobile units working under difficult conditions in China. He comments on the Sino-Japanese (Sino Japanese) war and the health work being done by the League.

    Shots of delegate from France speaking to camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:12:00 / 01:49:32:00
    UN 111 B

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