• Short Summary

    Soviet Ambassador predicts victory this year at house where Lenin lived forty years ago.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Maisky Unveils Bust of Lenin

    ENGLAND:
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    GTV mass crowd in the Square.
    CU pan bombed house where Lenin lived.
    CU plaque - "LENIN - 1870-1924 - FOUNDER OF THE U.S.S.R. etc."
    STV Union Jack and russian flag covering memorial.
    SV Ivan Maisky (Soviet ambassador to Britain) and applause.
    CU Maisky speaks. (Nat.sd.)
    LTV Maisky unveiling Union Jack and Russian flag from the memorial.
    SCUBV Maisky unveiling memorial. (Nat. sd.)
    CU memorial pan to flowers and working "LENIN LIVED IN THE HOUSE OPPOSITE THIS SITE."
    CU bust of Lenin. (Nat.sd.)

    SOUND EFFECTS: Nat.sd. of applause and Maisky waiting to speak.
    CU Maisky speaks:

    "I trust, that as a result of our common effort, already in this year of 1942, will come a decisive turn in the course of the war and the first light of the day will appear before the struggling humanity." Nat.sd. of music on two scenes.

    Personalities - Politicians; Ceremonies - Memorial; Soviet Union; Ivan Mikhailovich Maisky (1884-1975)
    Background: Soviet Ambassador predicts victory this year at house where Lenin lived forty years ago.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3T4GB2HG712PM85Y7XDMWHHMF
    Media URN:
    VLVA3T4GB2HG712PM85Y7XDMWHHMF
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/04/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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