• Short Summary

    Politician J H Thomas makes a speech about buying British at the opening of a Pork Show.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Smithfield. "If it isn't British, see it's Empire! Mr J H Thomas at opening of great Empire Pork Show."

    Smithfield Market, London.

    Politician J H Thomas reads speech while presenting prize to pork farmer. Various cut aways to massive number of pig carcasses from all parts of the British Empire / Commonwealth.

    Thomas talks about the economic problems and how people will work together to pull through.

    N.B. (James Henry) Thomas was Secretary of State for the Dominions and for the Colonies.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    655.15
    Media URN:
    26393
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:18:00 / 01:25:57:00
    Canister:
    31/103

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