• Short Summary

    Anniversary celebrated by delivery of bell struck from original Whitechapel Bell Foundry mould.

  • Description

    Manchester Terminal, Houston, Texas, USA. Cut story with American commentary.

    LS Ship comes into harbour at Houston. Various shots as replica of the famous Philadelphia Liberty Bell is unloaded from ship. LS pan from boats in harbour playing hoses, to show the ship and dockside. Various shots as two sisters, Nadine and Sallie Woods, founders of the Liberty Muscular Dystrophy Foundation ten years previously, unveil the Bell, which will be moved to the foundation's HQ in Liberty, Texas. LS inscription of the bell. LS of sisters sitting next to the bell.

    Comb. F.G.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2974.29
    Media URN:
    85390
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:14:00 / 01:50:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 3392 I

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