• Short Summary

    American stars and politicians arrive on the 'Queen Mary' in Southampton.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Screen Stars and Congressmen - They're Here From America".

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    MS the liner ship 'Queen Mary', 3/4 view from the front, coming into Southampton.

    CU Tugs escorting the ship, panning to name on the side of the ship.

    MS United States Congressmen over here to study Europe's economic needs, disembarking.

    CU Their leader Christian Herter of Massachusetts.

    MS John Parsons with the congressmen.

    MS Herter talks to John Parsons about their mission. (nat sound).

    CU head shots of the wives of the Inkspots, in turn, Mrs Kenny, Billie Bowen and Billy Kenny.

    VS Wallace Beery passing through the customs. General background shots of the customs sheds.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1191.09
    Media URN:
    41233
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:20:00 / 01:18:04:00
    Canister:
    47/72

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