• Short Summary

    English comic Arthur Askey presents a new bed to a hospital, which in turn makes him a Life Governor, and then Askey undresses to try out the bed, gets in, and pulls up the coverlet

  • Description

    ENGLAND: North East London: Waltham Forest: Walthamstow:
    INT

    HOSPITALS. Arthur Askey presents bed to Connaught Hospital, Walthamstow..introduced by Sir James Slade (Chairman)..assisted by Brian Michie unveils plaque over bed..nurse helps him to take off coat etc.


    MICHIE, Brian Arrives w. Arthur Askey & Mrs. Askey at Walthamstow, Connaught Hospital.. helps Askey unveil plaque above bed.. (Cheeribugs Club


    NURSES Nurse at Connaught Hospital, Walthams to assists Arthur Ask to take off jacket


    SLADE, Sir James. Introduces Arthur Askey..thanks him for bed presented by Cheeribugs..presents him w.certificate of Life Governorship of Hospital

    World War Two, World War II, WWII, Second World War, war, Allies, Axis, Arthur Bowden Askey, medicine, doctors
    Background: English comic Arthur Askey presents a new bed to a hospital, which in turn makes him a Life Governor, and then Askey undresses to try out the bed, gets in, and pulls up the coverlet

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABYG4OPXWQ90TLLAICJD1YYA8U
    Media URN:
    VLVABYG4OPXWQ90TLLAICJD1YYA8U
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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