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    Conservative Conference at Earls Court, Churchill speaks.

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    Unissued / unused material.

    Conservative Party Conference at Earls Court, London. Sound starts at 01:18:20 and is intermittent.

    Elevated conference. LS Tory Leader Winston Churchill standing on platform. Various shots of conference audience. Several shots Anthony Eden seated on platform with Clementine Churchill and others on platform. Women in audience. MS D. Graham, Mrs D. Graham, Mr. Eden and Mrs. Churchill seated on platform. Various shots people in audience. MS Churchill, Viscount Swinton and others on platform. Churchill and Mrs Churchill wave to crowd. More shots audience. MS Lady Bennett, Mr D. Graham, Mrs. Graham and Mr. Eden applauding on platform. More shots audience. Churchill speaking (natural sound) - he criticises Labour and speaks about return to Tory rule.

    MS Leslie Hore-Belisha (Leslie Hore Belisha) walking along road. Car draws up to him and he enters. MS Hore-Belisha walking into Empress Hall. Elevated shot conference. CU Conservative posters (2 shots). CU poster advertising boxing match to be held in Empress Hall, pan to Earls Court Rangers poster. Side view Anthony Eden addressing the conference. CU Eden leaving and walking to car. MS Lord and Lady Woolton arriving (Lord Woolton wearing bowler hat). CU Lord Woolton walking past camera. Exterior Empress Hall with Conservative banner strung across road in front of it, pan down to traffic passing. CU poster - "Conservative Conference Oct. 12th.- 14th". Exterior Empress Hall with crowds round entrance. Various shots people going into hall. MS Anthony Eden alighting from car and entering hall. CU Viscount Swinton arriving. CU Swinton posing with his wife. CU head and shoulders, full face Anthony Eden.

    Cuts from Gazette issue 49/83. Date on dope sheet is 17/10/1949.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:48:00 / 01:22:28:00
    UN 2188 A

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