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    Material related to newsreel story "Britain Decides" - 51/87.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Britain Decides" - 51/87.

    Material for Newsreel story - extra shots.

    SV Clement Attlee leaving Committee Rooms, Walthamstow, London. CU Winston Churchill speaking at mike at Woodford, Essex - Clementine Churchill is with him. GV People cheering in Piccadilly (night). CU Election result. GV Crowd in Piccadilly night (Several shots).

    SV People handing in cards to teller at gate of Polling station. CU Mr and Mrs Attlee. SV Pan. Polling Station. SV People entering Polling station SV Nuns at Polling Station at Eltham. CU Notices, pan to people entering Polling Station. SV Policeman looking after children outside Polling Station at Eltham. VS Clement Attlee and Labour Party Secretary Morgan Phillips at Labour HQ, Transport House looking over results. VS Attlee and opponents EDL du Cann. LV Attlee speaking after hearing result. MV Mayor announcing result.

    VS People at Empress Club on Election night. VS People in Trafalgar Square. CU Attlee and Phillips at Labour Party HQ. GV People in Trafalgar Square. SV Lord Woolton looking at map at Conservative HQ, Victoria Street. GV Cameras and crowds in Trafalgar Square. GV Crowds in Piccadilly. CU Herbert Morrison. GV Crowds in Piccadilly. VS Old Woman leaving home - Mrs Elizabeth Myers 101 years old - for Polling Station Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire. GV Crowds in Trafalgar Sq. SV Towards, People walking over London Bridge. SV Morrison getting into car at Eltham. SV. People entering Polling Station. SV Dr. Charles Hill leaving Polling Station at Harpenden GV People walking over London Bridge.

    (Mute & Comb. Orig. Neg.) (Tin 2.)

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:59:00 / 01:12:53:00
    51/87 C (Selected Originals)

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