• Short Summary

    Canadian Plebiscite to Release the Government From Previous Commitments Regarding Man Power.

  • Description

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    CANADA: Montreal: Ottawa:
    EXT
    LV Parliament building.
    CU Marking 'X' on ballot against 'Yes' in answer to question:- 'ARE YOU IN FAVOUR OF RELEASING THE GOVERNMENT FROM ANY OBLIGATION ARISING OUT OF ANY PAST COMMITMENTS RESTRICTING THE METHODS OF RAISING MEN FOR MILITARY SERVICE'
    SV's of crowds walking in street.
    French and English posters - DIRECTIONS TO ORDINARY VOTERS'
    Man looking at poster 'AVIS AUX VOTANTS'
    Woman and child looking at poster.
    Man looking at poster.
    2 soldiers looking at poster.
    Soldiers marching.
    Airmen getting ballot and Airmen filling in ballots.
    CU Airman seals ballot.
    Air Force Officer seals ballot.
    Airman seals ballot.
    Airman putting ballot in envelope.
    Hand tearing off ballot from bunch.
    Woman dropping ballot into box.
    Girl dropping ballot into box.
    Ballot into box.
    Man dropping ballot into box.
    William Lyon MacKenzie King (Canadian Prime Minister) arrives to vote.
    MacKenzie King drops ballot into box with flourish.
    MacKenzie King down steps, little boys round him with autograph albums.
    MacKenzie King autographs paper for kids.
    MacKenzie smiles and raises hat.
    Background: Canadian Plebiscite to Release the Government From Previous Commitments Regarding Man Power.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3JA7DJCJ9WPGLT4JQSVK9WALW
    Media URN:
    VLVA3JA7DJCJ9WPGLT4JQSVK9WALW
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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