• Short Summary

    Dr Joan MacDonald (Daughter of Labour PM Ramsay) marries in Buckinghamshire.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Buckinghamshire. 'May a mouse nair leave your cupboard with a tear in it ee!' Dr. Joan MacDonald - the Prime Minister's daughter weds Dr. Alistair Mackinnon in village Congregational Church of Wendover."

    Wendover, Buckinghamshire.

    To the skirl of bagpipes two ministers of the Congregational Church lead the bride and groom out of the Church.

    A crowd are gathered across the road - mainly children and lots of waving of Union Jack flags.

    Shot of the Dr Alistair Mackinnon and Dr Joan MacDonald. Cutaway to C/U of illuminated sign in the shape of a good luck horseshoe. Another shot of the bride and groom.

    More shots of the crowd.

    A car arrives and the bride and groom get in.

    A large banner reading 'Best Wishes' hangs across the road. The car drives away past the crowds.

    Shot of the three bridesmaids. Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald and others come out of the Church.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary) Alternative spelling for search purposes - Ramsey McDonald.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    659.44
    Media URN:
    4725
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:55:00 / 01:53:52:00
    Canister:
    32/76

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