• Short Summary

    LONDON: SUFFRAGETTE'S ANNIVERSARY:



    ( NOTE - commentary says group of Suffragettes meeting by the statue of Emmeline Pankhurst to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the foundation of their movement (WSPU)

    STORY INCLUDES : - close up of Lillan Lenton (dark hair and dark hat) wearing Women Social and Politcal Union (WSPU) suffragette medals " for valour " for imprisonment/ statue of Emmeline Pankhurst
    / STILL of Mrs Pankhurst arrested / chains used by suffragettes / Mr Arthur Barrett showing camera concealed in top hat used to photograph suffragettes in Court/ STILL of Christabel Pankhurst in court /
    STILL of Mrs Pankhurst outside Caxton Hall / 1955 old suffragettes outside Caxton Hall/ Miss Mary Richardson showing suffragette medals to policeman /
    FILE of Emily Davidson throwing herself on to race track at 1913 Derby - - old suffragettes standing by Pankhurst statue - : Lillian Lenton and Miss March on the right in 1955

    (Note - the WSPU was founded 1903 but 1905 WSPU persuaded a mp to introduce women's suffrage bill into parliament which failed causing "suffragette" campaign of demonstrations and then later militancy )

  • Description

    LONDON - SUFFFRAGETTES' ANNVERSARY

    CATAPULT Shot of (used by a suffragette) from museum pictures.

    DERBY. HORSE RACE. Flash back Graphic of 1913 race....where Miss Davidson a Suffragette threw herself in front of the King's horse.

    SUFFRAGETTES Anniversary for "Votes for Women"...meet at the statue of Mrs. Emmeline Pankhurst....shots of museum pictures...and weapons....Miss Mary Richards wearing medals w,.Pankhur 1913 Derby Miss Davidson through herself in front of horse

    Women; Celebrations - Anniversaries (Impersonal)
    Background: LONDON: SUFFRAGETTE'S ANNIVERSARY:


    ( NOTE - commentary says group of Suffragettes meeting by the statue of Emmeline Pankhurst to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the foundation of their movement (WSPU)

    STORY INCLUDES : - close up of Lillan Lenton (dark hair and dark hat) wearing Women Social and Politcal Union (WSPU) suffragette medals " for valour " for imprisonment/ statue of Emmeline Pankhurst
    / STILL of Mrs Pankhurst arrested / chains used by suffragettes / Mr Arthur Barrett showing camera concealed in top hat used to photograph suffragettes in Court/ STILL of Christabel Pankhurst in court /
    STILL of Mrs Pankhurst outside Caxton Hall / 1955 old suffragettes outside Caxton Hall/ Miss Mary Richardson showing suffragette medals to policeman /
    FILE of Emily Davidson throwing herself on to race track at 1913 Derby - - old suffragettes standing by Pankhurst statue - : Lillian Lenton and Miss March on the right in 1955

    (Note - the WSPU was founded 1903 but 1905 WSPU persuaded a mp to introduce women's suffrage bill into parliament which failed causing "suffragette" campaign of demonstrations and then later militancy )

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEL8IG7GLZMSLBSWHMSKE238IG
    Media URN:
    VLVAEL8IG7GLZMSLBSWHMSKE238IG
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/02/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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