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  • Short Summary

    Students from Queen's University, Belfast present Winston Churchill with a 'Paddy' hat.

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    Belfast, Northern Ireland.

    Title: "TO ADD TO HIS COLLECTION! Queen's University Students present Paddy Hat to Mr. Winston Churchill during his Ulster visit".

    M/S of Churchill being shown to a seat on a small platform, behind him is a large crowd of students and behind them is the old university building. M/S of Churchill sitting on the platform next to a student in a false beard, another student presents Churchill with a stick and a battered old hat which Churchill good humouredly places on his head, another student joins them on the platform.

    M/S of Churchill and two of the students standing on the platform, one of the young men gives a speech. M/S of Churchill and the three students; Churchill uses a gigantic pair of pliers of cuts something (looks like a banner). High angled shot of a crowd watching a procession of students in fancy dress, some of them hold up the banner Mr. C. was seen cutting with pliers. Mr. Churchill is seen riding along on the back a horse and cart surrounded by students dressed as leprechaun. Various shots of Churchill riding along on the horse and cart, he still wears the battered 'Paddy' hat and he waves and smiles at the crowds.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:58:00 / 01:30:48:00
    G 1273

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