• Short Summary

    Joseph P. Kennedy, Ambassador to Britain, and his wife Rose open the War Disabled Ex-Servicemen's Exhibition at the Imperial Institute, London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - London.

    JOSEPH P. KENNEDY. U.S. AMBASSADOR TO BRITAIN Opens War Disabled Men's Exhibition.

    The Imperial Institute.

    M/S of American flag flying over a sign which reads - 'War Disabled Ex-Servicemen's Exhibition.'
    M/S as Joseph P. Kennedy and his wife Rose (parents of John F. Kennedy, later American President) get out of a car and shake hands with officials. M/S of Joe on the steps smiling. M/S as he walks along with another man inside the exhibition. M/S of Rose looking at one of the stalls. Various shots as they both look around at things. M/S of toy parrot swinging on a pole. M/S as Joseph buys a poppy and has it put in his lapel by one of the men. Various shots of the exhibition.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    987.52
    Media URN:
    18187
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/11/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:32:00 / 01:46:15:00
    Canister:
    38/89

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