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  • Short Summary

    Prince Edward, Prince of Wales, appeals to everyone to help the unemployed.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Workless! Pathe Gazette "passes on" the Prince of Wales' urgent call to Britain to solve its most pressing problem.

    M/S of a sign saying '500 starving men fed daily.' The camera pans down to men stood in a queue. M/S as people take tickets from a man in white coat.

    Intertitle - '"As one among many who have recently had the opportunity of getting down to bedrock and seeing something of the distress in many districts, I appeal to everyone in this country and from the British Dominions overseas to assist in any way they can."'

    M/S of Prince Edward, Prince Wales, talking to a lady on one of his visits, they are surrounded by other men, women and children from the area. He talks to the lady and looks concerned.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    780.03
    Media URN:
    35644
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:47:00 / 01:03:45:00
    Canister:
    G 1584

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