• Short Summary

    NEWS IN FLASHES London: Archbishop of Canterbury blesses flag of mobile hospital for service in Abyssinia / Alexandria: First Battalion, Scots Guard arrive for service in Egypt / Addis Ababa: Italian Minister, Count Vinci, makes long delayed departure.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: NEWS IN FLASHES London: Archbishop of Canterbury blesses flag of mobile hospital for service in Abyssinia

    ENGLAND: London
    Gen. view of lorries etc. Semi view of Archbishop inspecting men Long view and semi view of nurses standing on balcony of St. Thomas' Hospital. Cu. of Archbishop blessing flags. Gen. view of lorries moving off. Gen. view of lorries passing embankment showing houses of Parliament in backgrd.

    EGYPT: Alexandria

    Gen. view of Troopship "Somersetshire" about to dock. Semi view showing name of Troopship "Somersetshire. Semi view of officers walking down gangplank. Gen. view of soldiers off boat. Semi view of pipers off boat. Gen. view of soldiers onto train. Semi view of soldiers waiting to get onto train. Cu. of soldier on train. Semi view of train moving off, soldiers wave. Cu. of soldiers waving as train pulls out of station.

    SLATE: Italian Minister, Count Vinci, makes long delayed departure

    ABYSSINIA: Addis Ababa:

    EXT
    Crowded train platform with passengers and crowds saying farewell.
    Italian Minister, Count Vinci waiting to board train; Train leaving station
    Background: NEWS IN FLASHES London: Archbishop of Canterbury blesses flag of mobile hospital for service in Abyssinia / Alexandria: First Battalion, Scots Guard arrive for service in Egypt / Addis Ababa: Italian Minister, Count Vinci, makes long delayed departure.
    Italian-Abyssinian Conflict; Ethiopia; Medicine and Health; Vehicles; Cosmo Gordon Lang, 1st Baron Lang (1864-1945), Personalities - Religious; Religion and Superstition; Ceremonies - Religious; Great Britain; Military - Active; Italian-Abyssinian Conflict; Personalities - Politicians; Ethiopia; Italy

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA49H4B1921AHR7D4NVXY2E9L49
    Media URN:
    VLVA49H4B1921AHR7D4NVXY2E9L49
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1935
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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