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  • Short Summary

    Pensioners are given food parcels from abroad, and delegates attend Indian National Congress.

  • Description

    Item title reads - One minute news.

    London. C/U of Holborn Town Hall. Pensioners file inside the hall to receive food parcels from Australia and South Africa. They are distributed by the Lady mayoress Mrs Cox and Norman Martin, Agent General for Victoria. Facial studies of some of the old age pensioners.

    Meerut, India. Various shots as Pandit Nehru addresses dignitaries at Indian National Congress, various shots of delegates including Gaffar Abdul Khan and Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad. M/S of Indian flag.

    Cataloguer's note: the soundtrack to this item has decomposed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1416.33
    Media URN:
    46152
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/12/1946
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:49:00 / 01:59:02:00
    Canister:
    46/101

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