• Short Summary

    Bed-ridden World War I veterans, including Drummer Hunt (invalid), watch television for the first time when the Gaumont British News presents a set to a veterans' hospital facility in Richmond, with Eileen Ashcroft (wife of film director Alexander Mackendrick) making the presentation

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATON: G.B. News Gift to the 'Star and Garter'

    ENGLAND: Richmond:
    INT

    ASHCROFT, Eileen Speaks at presentation of Baird Television set, to Star & Garter Home Richmond, by G.B.News.

    NEWSREEL G.B.News presents Baird TV set to Star & Garter Home Richmond

    STAR AND GARTER HOME AT RICHMOND G.B. News presents Television set to Home

    TELEVISION G.B. News presents Baird television set to Star & Garter Home Richmond.

    Media; Charity; Self-Reference

    First World War, Great War, World War 1, WWI, wounds, wound, injury, casualty, injuries, casualties, vets, military
    Background: Bed-ridden World War I veterans, including Drummer Hunt (invalid), watch television for the first time when the Gaumont British News presents a set to a veterans' hospital facility in Richmond, with Eileen Ashcroft (wife of film director Alexander Mackendrick) making the presentation

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA89B5S3ZTEK9IUO4M600X5EXMS
    Media URN:
    VLVA89B5S3ZTEK9IUO4M600X5EXMS
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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