• Short Summary

    Motorcycles with telephone shaped sidecars are used in advertising campaign.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "'London. You are wanted on the Telephone'! Sir Kingsley Wood - the Postmaster General - inaugurates intensive publicity campaign."

    London.

    Sir Kingsley Wood, Post Master General, with others, inspects a row of motorcycles. In place of side cars they have large telephone handsets and the slogan "You are wanted on the Telephone".

    Sir Kingsley reads a short speech about placing Britain high up in the list of Telephone Nations. He hopes that these adverts will encourage people to become telephone subscribers.

    The motorcycles move off.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    679.02
    Media URN:
    5063
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:12:00 / 01:02:11:00
    Canister:
    32/50

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