• Short Summary

    Lord Derby makes an appeal for funds to enable national playing fields to be established as a memorial to the late King George V.

  • Description

    Item title reads - King George Memorial. Lord Derby's appeal for national playing fields.

    L/S of buses and trams on busy road. M/S of children playing cricket in the street, M/S as they play it in a field.

    M/S of Lord Derby sat behind a desk. He talks about the committee set up to provide funds for playing fields as a memorial to the late King, we see a photograph of King George V in profile. C/U of Lord Derby appealing to women saying Queen Mary was helpmate to the King and asks they pay tribute by enabling the memorial to be achieved.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    873.33
    Media URN:
    12819
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/08/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:07:00 / 01:47:17:00
    Canister:
    36/62

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