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  • Short Summary

    New Zealand's Premier, Mr Massey, opens Hydro Electric Works despite serious illness.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Mr Massey, now reported seriously ill, opens huge Hydro Electric Works. Mangahao, New Zealand.

    L/S of Mr Massey, Premier of New Zealand, on the balcony of the Hydro Electric Works with crowds in the foreground, flags of the empire are strung up around it. M/S of him leaning on the balcony and making a speech, other dignitaries stand behind him.

    Note: there is another version of this item with the same title and footage which is tinted yellow. It is on *PM0386*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    386.20
    Media URN:
    25038
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/04/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:32:00 / 01:49:10:00
    Canister:
    G 1179

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