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    Jennie Lee attends dockers' art exhibition at Queen Mary College, Mile End Road, London.

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    No title - Dockers hold own art exhibition. Queen Mary College, Mile End Road, London.

    M/S of ship at docks in the Port of London, pan to dockers unloading goods. C/U and M/S of docker carrying carcass of meat. M/S of docker loading lorry. M/S of docker loading lorry, pan to ship at quayside. M/S of a picture of a ship in docks at exhibition of paintings by dockers. M/S of the exhibition. M/S of Miss Jennie Lee, Minister of the Arts, with the mayor and mayoress of Tower Hamlets looking at exhibits.

    C/U of painting called 'Country Cottage', pan to 'Minesweeper in Thames Estuary' by the same artist R. W. Brewis. C/U of Jennie Lee looking. M/S of Mr Henry Warren, a docker with one of his drawings of the launch 'Samson'. Zoom in to his picture. C/U of picture called 'Old Tin Mine Lizard.' C/U of picture called 'Down the Albion' zoom in to picture. M/S of a group of pictures amongst which is one of Winston Churchill. C/U of Churchill. C/U of 'Gipsy Moth' painting showing the bows. C/U of the centre of 'Gipsy Moth' showing Sir Frances Chichester. M/S of the painting.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:15:00 / 01:18:18:00

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  1. Unknown user says

    The ship seen at the outset of the clip is the M.V. Otaio.

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