• Short Summary

    Schoolchildren of Russia and Britain exchange greetings at Kingsway Hall in London.

  • Description

    Titles read: "JUNIOR PARTNERS".

    London.

    Various shots of young British and Russian schoolchildren on the stage of Kingsway Hall. A British girl and boy make speeches about sending goodwill to the children of the Soviet School in London and throughout the Soviet Union. They are watched by a large audience of schoolchildren.

    Gifts of toys for Russian children are handed over, together with a gift of money raised by English children for x-ray equipment for the Red Army. A Russian boy makes a speech on behalf of Soviet schoolchildren about the common fight that our two nations are facing and hopes the friendship between Britain and Russia will long continue.

    Note: event may have also been radio broadcast to Russia.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1328.06
    Media URN:
    43848
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:37:00 / 01:07:24:00
    Canister:
    42/41

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