Material related to newsreel story "Gaitskell Takes Over" - 55/101.
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Gaitskell Takes Over" 55/101.
SCU. Hugh Gaitskell sitting in front of microphones with wife and Labour Party Secretary, Mr Morgan Philips who introduces him as a new Party Leader. CU. Hugh Gaitskell alone making speech. Various shots of Mr Gaitskell in front of microphone making speech - longer then newsreel story speech. Reporters taking pictures of Mr Gaitskell. CU. 'Unity' sign on chair. Various shots of the press conference - news reporters, cameras, questions and answers - includes repetition of fragments of previous speech. Natural sound only.
(Comb. Lavender & Orig. Neg.)