• Short Summary

    Australian Premier Mr Menzies inspects bomb damaged Old Trafford Cricket Ground.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Mr Menzies in Manchester".

    Manchester.

    M/S of Mr. Robert Menzies, the Australian Prime Minister, walking past crowd of cheering servicemen. C/U of Menzies using his own cine camera (aka cine camera). Various shots of the ruined pavilion at Old Trafford cricket ground. C/U of Menzies autographing an incendiary bomb which is then given as a souvenir to the Melbourne Cricket Club by the Old Trafford groundsman. More shots of the bombed pavilion. C/U of Menzies smoking a pipe.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1111.01
    Media URN:
    38640
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:26:00 / 01:01:10:00
    Canister:
    41/25

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