• Short Summary

    Jan Christian Smuts becomes the new Prime Minister of South Africa.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "SOUTH AFRICA"

    M/S and C/U of Prime Minister James Barry Munnick Hertzog walking through streets of Cape Town. His bill for neutrality was defeated in South African Parliament. C/U of the new Prime Minister Jan Christian Smuts who promises to support Britain during the war.

    Original negative exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1023.13
    Media URN:
    20348
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/09/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:14:00 / 01:11:36:00
    Canister:
    39/74

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