• Short Summary

    Ike visits the American fleet - Winston Churchill works to build his Cabinet after the Election.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "People In The News".

    General Dwight D Eisenhower sees Mediterranean Fleet Manoeuvres.

    SV General Eisenhower alighting from helicopter followed by Admiral Carney. LV USS Leyte sending message. MV Sailor using Aldis Lamp. CU Eisenhower and Carney watching Aircraft carrier USS Roosevelt being refuelled. LV USS Roosevelt (CVB 42) being refuelled by tanker 'Alagash' (AO-97). LV Destroyer in heavy seas. CU Ike and Carney on bridge. LV Destroyer in heavy seas. SV. Bows of ship cutting through water. SV Eisenhower and Carney standing by ship's rail. CU Eisenhower.

    Intertitle reads: "Westerham".

    Chartwell, Westerham, Kent

    LV Liberal Party leader Clement Davies leaving Chartwell Manor (Super.sub) CU Clement Davies. SV Davies talking to news reporters. SV Conservative leader Winston Churchill looking out of window. SV Davies climbing into car. SV Churchill closes window after making V sign. Clement Davies has declined a Government post.

    Downing Street, London. First meeting of the new Cabinet.

    LV Downing Street. SV Pan Captain Cruickshank, MP for Gainsborough arriving at No 10. SV Pan Lord FJ Leathers arriving at No 10. SV Pan Sir Walter Monckton arriving at No 10. CU Harold Macmillan. CU Pan Anthony Eden enters No 10. SV Lord Woolton arriving. SV Crowd. SV Lord Woolton and Sir David Maxwell Fyfe into No 10. SV Churchill's car drives up. SV Police holding back crowd. CU Prime Minister Winston Churchill out of car and turning towards. SV Police holding back crowd. CU Churchill into No 10.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:51:00 / 01:22:37:00

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