• Short Summary

    Australian Prime Minster Robert Menzies opens a car plant near Sydney.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "Sydney. Prime Minister Opens Huge Motor Plant".

    Pagewood, Sydney, Australia.

    Exterior shot of new General Motors car factory. Various shots of Australian Prime Minister Robert Menzies as he tours the new Holden Motor Plant with the manager. For parts of the tour they are driven around the factory in a car.

    Mr Menzies performs the opening ceremony. He makes a speech about how the country with the strongest economy will win the war. He presses a button which starts production at the factory and receives a round of applause.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    592.03
    Media URN:
    59289
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:53:00 / 01:07:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 163 C

Comments (1)

  1. Resolution Man says

    ....why is it that most....not all.....but most leaders have high pitched whining voices...???

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