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  • Short Summary

    Government appeals for volunteers to run essential services during strike.

  • Description

    General Strike. Location of events unknown.

    C/U of a poster reading; "NATIONAL APPEAL. VOLUNTEERS URGENTLY REQUIRED. Men, women and children must be fed. Essential services must be maintained. For these purposes volunteers are urgently needed. ARE YOU PREPARED TO SERVE?"

    Brief M/S of a queue of people outside a large building.

    Note: for more shots of strike, please see GENERAL STRIKE NUMBER 1, GENERAL STRIKE NUMBER 2 and GENERAL STRIKE NUMBER 3.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    494.11
    Media URN:
    25739
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:08:00 / 01:26:27:00
    Canister:
    G 1291

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