Various shots of members of the Labour Cabinet.
Scarborough, North Yorkshire / North Riding
MS Hugh Dalton and Dr. Edith Summerskill (Minister for Food) in the street outside the Labour Party Annual Conference in Scarborough. CU. Edith Summerskill. pan down to show her "new look" (2 shots). CU Summerskill walking past camera with Dalton. CU Back shot of her legs, showing "new look". CU Summerskill's husband accompanying her to the conference. CU Mr Emanuel Shinwell (Secretary of State for War) and his wife pose for cameras, Shinwell smoking his pipe. CU Mayor and Mayoress of Scarborough arrive at conference hall. CU Mayor and Mayoress walking down path to church. CU Sir Stafford Cripps (Chancellor of the Exchequer and Minister for Economic Affairs) (probably with his wife) walking down path to church. CU The Bishop of York, Dr Cyril Garbett, walking towards church. CU. George Elvin, Sec of the ACT (Union of Associated Cinema Technicians) posing beside camera. MS Aneurin Bevan (Nye) (Minister of Health) patting baby on the head. CU. Herbert Morrison (Leader of the House of Commons) follow shots.
MS Morrison scratching his head. MS Morrison patting baby. MS Mr Clement Attlee (Prime Minister and First Lord of the Treasury) and his wife walking. (Attlee smoking pipe) (film runs fast.) 2 shots. MS Cripps and Lady Cripps walking in street. CU. Cripps, in gay mood, posing with crowd of people in street. LS Top view of Cripps and Dalton walking into conference room. CU. Cripps walking in street. CU. Cripps and wife walking in Scarborough, talking to crowd (3 shots). MS Hugh Dalton with his wife pause as they go into church. MS Cripps posing with crowd. CU Hugh Dalton seated on the platform. LS Alfred Edwards, anti-steel nationalisation rebel, seated outside hotel while being photographed. MS, LS and CU. Edwards reading letter. CU. Edwards walking in street.
CU. Side view of Edwards walking in street. MS. Angle shot of Edwards and John Platts-Mills, MP for Finsbury, looking down from conference hall gallery. LS Conference in session. LS Top view of conference in session. CU. Delegate listening. MS Foyer of hall as people crowd in before meeting. LS Exterior of hall. MS Three unidentified politicians. LS Old church. LS Scarborough and its bay. CU. Tom Williams, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries.