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  • Short Summary

    Pictures of the 8 women M.P.s outside the House of Commons.

  • Description

    Westminster, London.

    Title: "OUR 8 LADY M.P.s. Photographed together for first time at the House of Commons".

    After the 1923 election, in the House of Commons, there are now 8 female M.Ps

    M/S of the women M.P.s posing outside the entrance to the House of Commons, left to right; Dorothy Jewson (Lab), Margaret Wintringham (Lib), Lady Nancy Astor (Con), Susan Lawrence (Lab), Mabel Philipson (Con), Lady Vera Terrington (Lib), Margaret Bondfield (Lab). (the eigth MP, the Duchess of Atholl (Con) is not in this footage) C/U of Margaret Bondfield seated, she holds her handbag on her lap. C/U of Lady Astor talking, watched by Margaret Wintringham. C/U of Lady Astor.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    328.23
    Media URN:
    24200
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1924
    Sound:
    silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:49:00 / 01:48:28:00
    Canister:
    G 1053

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