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World Trade Union Get Together

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
1069A
Date Released
1 Dec 1949
Date submitted
29 Nov 1949
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Trailer: Christmas is Coming
  2. 2World Trade Union Get Together
  3. 3Smuts Departs
  4. 4Service Posters - Old and New
  5. 5To Succour Mountaineers
  6. 6Ship Breaks in Two
  7. 7Wedding of Queen’s God-Daughter
  8. 8Princes Sees Cathedral Relics
  9. 9Yuletide Fun for the Kids

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 9
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: World Trade Unions Get Together. DESCRIPTION: At London’s County Hall, two hundred and fifty delegates from forty countries have met to form a non-communist Trade Union. The four British delegates were Sir William Lawther, Mr Lincoln Evans, Mr Tom O’Brien and Mr Arthur Deakin. SHOTLIST: KS. County Hall seen across river. Delegates arrive at County Hall. Group - Will Lawther, Lincoln Evans, T O’Brien & Arthur Deakin. Interior - GV assembly. Bullock addresses delegates. Cut-in of interpreters translating, all at the same time.
Keywords
Politics and government
Locations
London; County Hall
Card file number
52853
Credits:
Camera
Godfrey Kenneth Hanshaw
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Camera
Paul Wyand
Length of story (in feet)
104
Story extras:

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