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  • Short Summary

    Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald leaves on the "Berengaria" for goodwill trip to America. Southampton.

  • Description

    Item title reads - To narrow the Atlantic. Mr Ramsay MacDonald, with the King and the nation's good wishes, leaves in the "Berengaria" for goodwill trip to America. Southampton, Hampshire.

    M/S as Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald walks along deck with a lady, who is presumably his wife. They stand and talk to the captain. C/U of the captain, the camera pans across to C/U of MacDonald. M/S as he and his lady are helped into lifejackets. M/S of them posing together wearing the jackets, they laugh. M/S of them sat on deck chatting to the captain.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    804.08
    Media URN:
    18625
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/09/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:15:00 / 01:10:32:00
    Canister:
    G 1646

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