• Short Summary

    Strikers go back to work in time for the British motor show to open.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Motor Show On Time - Despite Strike".

    Earls Court, London.

    LV strikers congregated outside Olympia. Back view crowd listening to speaker. SV People in crowd. MV Pickets. LV strikers going back to work.

    LV interior of people walking round motor show.

    MV Girl getting into Alvis, puts handbag in compartment in door. SV Front view Alvis. SV Chauffeur and man looking at exhibits.

    MV People looking at ERA Javelin chassis. CU People in crowd. SV Man demonstrating independent springing on Javelin chassis.

    GV Elevated people milling around show. SV Side view cut-away ghost Minx. CU Engine of ghost Minx working. SV Ghost Hillman Minx. CU Man and woman looking on.

    SV New Studebaker with hole in radiator. CU Front of Studebaker.

    CU Man pointing, with woman.

    MV Triumph Mayflower revolving on stand. SV Mayflower.

    CU Front view Rover 75. SV Rover 75 revolving on stand.

    SV Bentley. CU Front view Bentley. SV Rolls Royce.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1425.15
    Media URN:
    46458
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:34:00 / 01:27:02:00
    Canister:
    49/79

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