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  • Short Summary

    People in Greenwich, lead by their Mayor, collect their Housing Bonds.

  • Description

    Greenwich, London.

    Housing Bond week opens - "Don't forget yours!"

    M/S of a small crowd of people hovering around the entrance to a caravan - probably being used as a make shift office. A man dressed in mayoral robes and carrying a shovel over his shoulder, takes a ticket from a man in a bowler hat sitting in the entrance to the caravan. The mayor is followed by a respectable looking lady and a gentleman in a top hat. C/U of men being given tickets - housing bonds - by the man in the bowler hat ( some kind of Civil Servant? ) sitting in the caravan doorway.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    216.18
    Media URN:
    21874
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:48:00 / 01:37:12:00
    Canister:
    G 685

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