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Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Truman Opens 81st Congress

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
1023A
Date Released
13 Jan 1949
Date submitted
10 Jan 1949
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: That Man Passes - Movietone Tribute to Tommy Handley
  2. 2Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: US Freak Weather
  3. 3Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Truman Opens 81st Congress
  4. 4Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: Malaya Round-Up
  5. 5Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: His Majesty at Sandringham
  6. 6Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin: 3rd Round FA Cup

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 6
Section Title
Movietone’s News - Reported by Lionel Gamlin
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Truman on Steel. DESCRIPTION: In Washington, President Truman speaks to congress about starting steel businesses, which are to be state owned. SHOTLIST: KS Truman enters House of Congress, takes his place at rostrum. Addresses Congress, cut-in of Congress listening to him speaking on the subject of steel.
Keywords
Politics and government; Ceremonies
Locations
Washington DC
Footage sources
United States of America
Card file number
51303
Credits:
Commentator
Lionel James Gamlin
Length of story (in feet)
92
Story extras:

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