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Reports: STOP PRESS: Polling scenes in town and country


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
18 Nov 1935
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Reports: STOP PRESS: Polling scenes in town and country
  2. 2Reports: General Election Report
  3. 3Reports: Florida - Freak hurricane sweeps Miami
  4. 4Reports: London - Red Cross Unit for Abyssinia
  5. 5Names and News: Spyglass on celebrities: Jean Batten
  6. 6Names and News: Spyglass on celebrities: US Stratospherists
  7. 7Names and News: Spyglass on celebrities: Giant Buddha
  8. 8Names and News: Spyglass on celebrities: Benito Mussolini - reported by Robert Gibbon
  9. 9Sports: All Blacks stamp on Cambridge University
  10. 10Greece


Story No. within this Issue
1 / 10
Section Title
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Polling Scenes in Town and Country. SHOTLIST: People leaving polling station. Mr Sanger and lady walk along street past policeman and into polling station. Others enter polling station. Working class women with shopping baskets etc. also with children at the door of the station and leaving children outside they enter. Policeman talks with some of the children left at the gate. Country man with pails going to poll. Old lady entering the gates. After various shots of people coming and going they leave in car. Crowd of children stand and watch. CU notice ‘Polling Station’. Scenes inside showing the officials giving out papers. Woman in booth and placing vote in box.
Politics and government; Buildings and structures; Newspapers; Police
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