• Short Summary

    American politics, Monty leaves for Russia, running at Powder Hall and a discussion of Israel.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "People In Camera".

    United States of America (USA).

    Story on Republican party leaders taking up office, who will dominate American affairs.

    VS of Republican politicians on the policy committee. MS of Senator Robert Taft. with him are Senators Hawkes and Brookes. Shots of Taft and others around table. CU Senator Arthur Vandenburgh whispers to Taft. also featured are Joe Martin, Republican Party Chairman, John Brickler and Senator Milliken.

    Army officers see Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery off at Bassingbourne aerodrome.

    CU the Union Jack flying. CU the Hammer and sickle flag flying. MS Monty dressed in a white lambs wool coat, given to him by the Swiss, walks to his plane. CU Monty, full face, head and shoulders in beret and fur coat. CU Monty and Colonel Gorskhov, of the Russian army. MS Monty and Gorskhov shaking hands with RAF (Royal Air Force) men on the airfield. MS Monty gets into the plane. LS British and Russian officers watch the plane taxi

    The Powderhall Sports - Edinburgh, Scotland. Biggest event in professional running.

    LS. of running track. MS of the spectators. CU a professional bookmaker / bookie takes bets. CU the starter fires a pistol. MS the start of the 130 yards event. MS & CU Bill Spence the winner, being congratulated by his trainer. MS Competitors contest strongly for the mile race. CU T Williams the winner, panting from his exertions. VS of spectators. VS of sprint race.

    CU Moshe Shertok, a Jewish Agency leader presents the Jewish problem.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1171.12
    Media URN:
    40421
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/01/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:57:00 / 01:40:28:00
    Canister:
    47/3

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