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  • Short Summary

    Ramsay MacDonald visits the British Empire Exhibition.

  • Description

    Wembley, London.

    Title: "MR. RAMSAY MACDONALD visits the B.E.E. and in striking speech said:- 'within these gates we have built a doll's house representation of our great Commonwealth'."

    C/U of MacDonald smoking a cigar and looking over a balcony at the British Empire Exhibition site, pan to show a man in a top hat chatting with the Prime Minister. M/S of MacDonald walking along the veranda of a large house chatting with various exhibition officials, iris in to black.

    Iris out to interior M/S of one of the pavilions, MacDonald and the officials walk through past the exhibits. Iris in to black.

    More C/Us of MacDonald standing on the balcony.

    Alternative spelling for search purposes - Ramsey McDonald.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    340.18
    Media URN:
    24392
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:56:00 / 01:27:29:00
    Canister:
    G 1084

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