• Short Summary

    Playwright and author J M Barrie receives the Freedom of his home town.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Scotland. 'Thrums' revisited. Kirriemuir bestows its first Freedom on Sir James Barrie, its famous son."

    Kirriemuir, Scotland.

    Interior views of meeting. Sir James Barrie is made a Burgher of the town. He is presented with a casket containing 'the heart of Kirriemuir' - at least that's what the man making the presentation says.

    Exterior views Author / playwright Sir J M Barrie makes a speech. He makes a couple of jokes.

    N.B. By combining Versions 1 and 2 of this story we might see a version of the whole story.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    715.01
    Media URN:
    6305
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:03:05:00
    Canister:
    30/4

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