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  • Short Summary

    Mr JH Thomas opens new cement works in Hope, Derbyshire.

  • Description

    Hope, Derbyshire.

    Full titles read: "THE MINISTER OF EMPLOYMENT - Mr JH [J.H.] Thomas opens great new Cement works at (appropriate name) HOPE !"

    M/S's of James Henry (JH) Thomas giving a very animated speech. The camera pans of the large crowds of working men who listen to his speech.

    Intertitle reads: "Jimmy receives portrait of himself done in cement !"

    M/S of portrait of Thomas being presented by dignitary. Thomas appears to give a speech of thanks.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    810:18
    Media URN:
    18713
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/11/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:52:00 / 01:31:07:00
    Canister:
    G 1660

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