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  • Short Summary

    Sir Hamar Greenwood, Irish Secretary starts his re-election campaign by addressing workers in Sunderland.

  • Description

    Sunderland, Tyne and Wear.

    Intertitle: "SIR HAMAR GREENWOOD successfully opens his re-election campaign on appointment to difficult post of Irish Secretary".

    Sir Greenwood, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland begins his campaign for re-election as M.P. for Sunderland.

    C/U of Sir Greenwood and wife standing outside what appears to be a factory building. Sir G. is enthusiastically addressing a group of workmen in flat caps. Panning shot of workers smiling and smoking cigarettes. M/S of Sir Greenwood making his way along the crowd, warmly shaking hands with the workers, his wife follows him and does the same. M/S of the workers lifting their caps into the air and cheering.

    Note: the name 'Hamar' is also occassional spelt 'Hammar' - AH

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    208.41
    Media URN:
    21469
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/04/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:27:00 / 01:50:45:00
    Canister:
    G 660

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