• Short Summary

    People celebrate Christmas across the country.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "PEACE ON EARTH AND GOODWILL TOWARD MEN".

    Various.

    Children seated in a circle receiving presents from Santa Claus at the Great Ormond Street Hospital. Small boy whispers to Santa Claus and receives a toy aeroplane. More shots of the children receiving gifts. Children wave goodbye to Santa Claus.

    Old people dancing around an old couple at Xmas time. Close up shot of a bunch of mistletoe. Two old people kissing.

    Bell ringers pulling bell ropes.

    Shepherd leaves crook and dog outside and enters church to give thanks for Goodwill among All Men. Close up shot of the bells ringing.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1173.18
    Media URN:
    40476
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:48:00 / 01:37:53:00
    Canister:
    45/103

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