• Short Summary

    Gospellor Billy Graham arrives in Britain - women stampede the barriers at Waterloo station.

  • Description

    Southampton, Hampshire & Waterloo Station, London.

    CU Mrs and Mr Billy Graham seated in lounge of 'United States'. SV pressmen. SCU Billy Graham and wife seated in lounge of ship. LV S.S. 'United States' approaching dock. SV Billy and wife walking on deck. SV pressman. CU Billy, pan to wife. SV pan down ship to dockside. SV members of crowd on gangway. LV Parson, Pathe reporter, leading Billy to mike. SV people looking on. CU Billy and wife. Parson asks (natural sound): "......What is your purpose of coming to Britain?" Graham Replies: ".....We were invited by a 1,000 churches in London to conduct mission... ...mission will be conducted the same as in U.S.A. (United States of America, USA). SV man looking on. CU Billy and wife. Parsons asks can he do anything for the Russians. Graham replies: "...that's not in my area... I came here simply to bring the message of Christ. I haven't come to talk politics either conservative or socialist...." Parsons says: "Thank you." Graham replies: "Thank you Sir." SV crowd looking through closed gate at Waterloo station. SV woman giving out pamphlets. CU pamphlet being opened. SV crowd looking through railings. SV man conducting singing. LV train arriving. SV police trying to close platform gate. GV people rushing along platform. SV Graham posing for photographers on platform. GV crowds running along platform. GV crowds surrounding Graham. SV women looking through barrier. GV Graham in massed crowd standing by taxi, & SV. GV pan, crowd surrounding Graham as he tries to walk to end of platform. SV Graham making way through crowd. SV fainted woman being carried to safety. SV man proceeding car through crowd. SV singing crowd following car. SV puffed man leaving platform. GV crowd.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "E")

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    144.33
    Media URN:
    29243
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:48:00 / 01:49:27:00
    Canister:
    54/18

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