• Short Summary

    FDR signs the Lease and Lend Bill.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Roosevelt Signs!"

    Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    Good L/S of White House across lawns. M/S of government official walking into White House carrying folder. C/U of Lease and Lend Bill. Various shots of President Franklin D Roosevelt signing the Lease and Lend Bill. According to narrator FDR used six pens for this historic occasion, the pens will later to be presented to Congress leaders.

    Note: paperwork suggests this item was originally longer, some shots maybe missing or have been reused in another Gazette story.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1111.03
    Media URN:
    38642
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:34:00 / 01:02:57:00
    Canister:
    41/25

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