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  • Short Summary

    Edouard Herriot, Prime Minister of France, arrives in England.

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    Edouard Herriot arrives for great London conference in which 10 nations take part to settle future of Germany.

    M/S of Edouard Herriot, Prime Minister of France, standing in front of a railway carriage, pan to show another man standing next to him - looks like another politician. Various shots of Herriot chatting with a group of men beside the train, we then see them board one of the carriages. C/U of Herriot.

    M/S of 'platform 3' at a busy station, a policeman leads a group of men, including Herriot, through the station, Herriot pauses to talk to a man in a trilby smoking a cigar - could be Ramsay MacDonald.

    High angled shot of Herriot on the deck of a battleship talking with sailors. Various high angled shots of Herriot wandering around the ship with his entourage. L/S of the battleship. More high angled shots of Herriot on the deck of the ship.

    More shots of Herriot and entourage walking though a station beneath a large sign reading - "TO THE BOATS, AUX BATEAUX" - looks like they are in Dover. L/S of a battleship sailing towards the camera. M/S of Herriot and entourage, they point their sticks and appear as if they are looking at something. C/U of Herriot.

    Alternative spelling for search purposes - Ramsey McDonald.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:16:00 / 01:08:24:00
    G 1102

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