• Short Summary

    Popular Labour leader laughs at talk of retirement, planning to keep on working for world peace.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Geo. Lansbury, 80 - Still Going Strong

    ENGLAND: London: Bow:
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    General view George Lansbury's house in Bow Road / Lansbury digging in garden with grandchildren / Lansbury speaks in garden surrounded by grandchildren SOT

    Sound Effects.

    Lansbury says that he could not retire & that his life has been full of joy, some sorrow, not money-making but trying to make the world a better place.

    Good Scenes. Lansbury talks. Lansbury says that he hopes to live to see the day when the nations of the world will get together to preserve and develop the peace of the world.

    Personalities - Politicians; George Lansbury (1859-1940), Great Britain
    Background: Popular Labour leader laughs at talk of retirement, planning to keep on working for world peace.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADWDVNV11NQRCGKRK2SMVURYXX
    Media URN:
    VLVADWDVNV11NQRCGKRK2SMVURYXX
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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