• Short Summary

    Advocates for peace with Russia demonstrate and collect pennies for their cause

    (Some tentative identification made of speakers made in 2014 - rally likely to be "Peace with Russia" Sunday ". )

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Peace with Russia Meeting

    ENGLAND: London: Trafalgar Square: (possibly 22 August 1920)
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    LV. Crowd at meeting in Trafalgar Square

    LTV.PAN. Massed crowd

    CTV.PAN. Ditto PAN to woman speaker

    SCU. (side vew) old lady with veil , suffragist Mrs Charlotte Despard speaker & official

    GV Mrs Despard addressing crowd
    SCU. Two spokesmen (one of them Russian/ has turkish crescent on his fez ? hat )

    TITLE: A COPPER COLLECTION WAS ASKED FOR, AND THE PENNIES FELL LIKE RAIN

    GTV. PAN. Crowd throwing pennies

    GV. Money being picked up from ground

    woman speaker holding up coin ( possibly Beatrice Webb ?)
    Male speaker ( Sidney Webb ?)

    GTV.PAN. Crowd waving hats

    Side view of Labour party politican George Lansbury gesturing and speaking to crowd

    Speakers on platform

    Crowd

    Close view of Mrs Despard / with advert for Daily Herald newspaper "Tools for peace"

    Another woman speaker

    Russia/ Turkish spokesman talking to press

    Great Britain, Soviet Union, Buildings, Landmarks and Monuments

    meeting, meetings, rally, rallies, Soviet, Red, Soviet Union, Communist, Communism
    Background: Advocates for peace with Russia demonstrate and collect pennies for their cause

    (Some tentative identification made of speakers made in 2014 - rally likely to be "Peace with Russia" Sunday ". )

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8TWB7HOCS4E5F2OWJ4GLQUYZ5
    Media URN:
    VLVA8TWB7HOCS4E5F2OWJ4GLQUYZ5
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1920
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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