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Men in the News

Series

Series Name
Pathe Gazette

Issue

Issue No.
45/99
Date Released
10 Dec 1945
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Women and Coupons
  2. 2Men in the News
  3. 3Red Devils Re-Visit Arnhem

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 3
Summary
Sibelius, world famous composer is 80 years old this week. Shots from the only film ever taken of him are backgrounded with selections from his music. (Exclusive). [50 ft] Library shots of Lord Lang of Lambeth, former Archbishop of Canterbury. [45 ft] The old custom of the King’s gift of coal to old people of Windsor is revived after a break during the war years. [42 ft] Arrival of MPs at big debate. Story centres on verbal duel in Commons between Churchill and Cripps. [61 ft] Dynamos go back to Moscow. [103 ft]
Keywords
Commemorations; Sport; Politics and government; Music and dance; Celebrations and festivals; Football; Religion and belief
Locations
London; Westminster; Windsor; Finland
Length of story (in feet)
301
Story extras:
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Film Archive

Name
British Pathe Ltd
Email
info@britishpathe.com
Web
http://www.britishpathe.com
Phone
0207 665 8340
Address
The Media Centre
3 - 8 Carburton Street
London
W1W 5AJ
Notes
Pathe now also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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