• Short Summary

    Duke of York calls for fight against cancer on behalf of British Empire Cancer Campaign.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "M'AIDEZ (come to my help) - H.R.H. the Duke of York at Mansion House appeals on behalf of British Empire Cancer Campaign."

    Mansion House, London.

    Panning shot across a line of men seated at a long desk. Prince Albert, Duke of York (late King George VI) rises to speak - natural sound. He appeals on behalf of Empire Cancer Campaign, he talks about he dreadful disease and underlines the importance of beating it. Painful watch - he stutters, stammers and makes long breaks between words. Amidst applause

    Prince Albert, Duke of York (late King George VI)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    781.13
    Media URN:
    8629
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/05/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:25:00 / 01:22:02:00
    Canister:
    34/36

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