• Short Summary

    Events of 1919 - celebrations of Armistice and negotiations at Versailles

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    Pathe have rights to clips in Time to Remember programmes but not to commentary or whole programme as screened.

    Reel 3.

    01:13:44 Title: "Time to Remember - Part Two. 1919".

    01:13:52 People climbing onto airplane. This is the Brussels to Paris service. The people getting on are delegates to a peace conference. Front shot of aircraft. The engines start up and the plane takes off.

    01:14:13 Soldiers gathering outside building. Stills cameraman appears in shot. Queen Marie of Rumania with King Albert of Belgium walk out of building and pose for photograph. Marshal Foch at peace conference at Versailles. British officers gathered for photograph.

    01:14:50 C/U Leon Trotsky saluting. Russian troops marching in Red Square, Moscow. MS Trotsky salutes. Trotsky walks forwards to line of soldiers, he passes one a flag and follows that by kissing him on the cheek. Russian peasants gathered on the banks of river. C/U woman cooking. Family gathered around cooking fire. They all look rather dishevelled. More shots of peasants cooking outside. Mongolians with camels. C/U men with camel. C/U boy with camel. High angle Russians living in railway carriages.

    01:16:06 British warship in harbour. American troops climbing up steps to troopship (voice over suggests they are in Russia). High angle, troops gathered in lines. American 'Friends Relief Committee' load ship with food as famine relief for Russia. Sacks of food being moved. Lots of camels with carts. Russians pouring grain from sack. C/U man holding grain in hands.

    01:17:08 Well off people at Ascot Horse races. Horse drawn carriage arrives. Boating on the Thames at Boulters Lock. Large crowds on banks look down on people in rowing boats. L/S people on beaches. People seated in deck chairs. Children watching Punch and Judy puppet show. Women in one piece swimming costumes dance in circle in shallows on beach. Men and women frolicking in sea. Good shots of men and women at Lido / Swimming pool. People, mainly children, angling from pier. C/U fish caught (looks like a plaice). C/U young child smiling at the camera as she or he holds up the catch.

    End of Reel 3 - N.B. These reel numbers relate to NEG. reels - Pathe's prints have been combined into 2 reels.

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