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  • Short Summary

    Lord Mayor of London writes special war loan appeal

  • Description

    Lord Mayor writing letter.

    World War One. Lord Mayor of London writes special war loan appeal (to USA?). Shot of Lord Mayor; in top hat; in front of poster 'America on Verge of War'. Poster alone; reversed & negative. ECU of hand (as long as whole screen) holding pen; writing . (What is being written is actually off screen for a while; until he gets a few lines into the letter and lower down on the page -- mentioning bravery and what we're fighting for and all that.) Message; communication; United States; neutrality; propaganda

    (G 414 A)

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    Film ID:
    1862.48
    Media URN:
    71366
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:30:00 / 01:53:39:00
    Canister:
    ON 040 E

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