• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Political News - Deakin Retires" - 55/23.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Political News - Deakin Retires" 55/23.

    Some different material from Newsreel Story.

    GV. Exterior Transport House. SCU. Sign "Transport House" SV. Transport House. CU. Name plate. SCU. Arthur Deakin at his desk in Transport House, his secretary comes with a document. SCU. Sign "Board Room". SCV. Arthur Deakin outside Transport House. CU. Portrait of Ernest Bevin as a young man. CU. Arthur Deakin.& SCU., and CU. (several scenes). CU. Bronze bust of Kerr Hardy. CU. Bust of Ernest Bevin. CU. Plaque of Charles Duncan. CU. Plaque to Harry Gosling. GV. Printing shop, machines working. SCU. Machines working, several scenes. SV. Men typesetting. CU. Fonts. GV. Men typesetting. SV. Men loading packets of finished print on conveyor belt. Several scenes. printing machines. SCY. Piles of paper. CU. package of finished print. (Ballot forms.) & GV. Several scenes Men packing up ballot forms. CU. Stacks of paper SCU. Ballot Forms before being cut. Several scenes, printing machines. SCU. Deakin speaking about his forthcoming registration (natural sound). He talks about union members having democratic choice... an example of democracy within the trade union movement... he announces retirement ... enjoyed years of work in the union... SV. Deakin and nominees for General Secretary.

    Natural sound only.

    (Comb. & Mute Orig. Neg.)

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:43:00 / 01:38:05:00
    55/23 A (Selected Originals)

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