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  • Short Summary

    Lord Derby opens new Hospital for babies in Manchester.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Save the babies." Lord Derby opens new wing to Babies Hospital. Manchester.

    L/S as the camera pans across the new hospital with lots of people milling about outside. M/S of people behind a barrier, Lord Derby, who looks very good-natured, and his entourage approach and the rope is removed. M/S as he turns the key which opens the folding doors, all the staff are waiting inside. A man shakes hands with him and people applaud, he shakes hands with another and then enters. M/S of him inside looking at the babies in high sided cots.

    Note: an orange tinted version exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    428.04
    Media URN:
    19897
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/10/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:37:00 / 01:14:05:00
    Canister:
    G 1235

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