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Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: American Mercy Liner Reaches USA

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
588
Date Released
9 Sep 1940
Date submitted
5 Sep 1940
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Blitzkriegs May Come But Nazis Will Fall
  2. 2Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Australia Has Its Home Guard Too
  3. 3Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Miners Have Own Pit Guard
  4. 4Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Hop Picking as Usual with Precautions
  5. 5Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Carol Abdicates - Michael King
  6. 6Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Moi Honoured by Royal Visit
  7. 7Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: South African Troops for Middle East
  8. 8Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: American Mercy Liner Reaches USA
  9. 9Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: 50 US Destroyers for Our Fleet
  10. 10Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: We Can’t Have Too Many Destroyers
  11. 11Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Daily They Take Our Convoys Through
  12. 12Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Trailer: Carry Your Gas Mask

Story

Story No. within this Issue
8 / 12
Section Title
Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: SS "American Legion" Arrives. DESCRIPTION: The steamer "American Legion" reaches New York and amongst those onboard are Mrs Harriman, for American Minister in Norway. Also on the voyage was Crown Princess Martha of Norway and her three children. SHOTLIST: Various shots of the liner arriving in America. Close up of nurses from Norway. Various shots of Mrs Harriman on board. Shots of Crown Princess Martha of Norway with her three children and making a speech. Mrs Harriman is the US Ambassador to Norway.
Keywords
Royalty; Politics and government; Ships and boats; Health and medicine
Footage sources
United States of America
Card file number
39678
Credits:
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
49
Story extras:

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