• Short Summary

    Clement Attlee and Herbert Morrison at Shoreditch Trade Council dinner, both give speeches.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material.

    Shoreditch Trade Council Dinner, London.

    M/S guests of honour arriving at dinner, Prime Minister Clement Attlee, Mrs Attlee, Herbert Morrison and Mrs Morrison. C/U Morrison and Mrs Attlee listening to speech (speaker off camera). M/S Clement Attlee standing to applause (black spacing follows, sound continues). M/S Attlee gives speech honouring two Shoreditch citizens: Mr. and Mrs. Bill Girling (sp.?) C/U Morrison smoking a pipe and rising to speak. He blows his nose first. C/U Morrison speaking (natural sound). He gives speech paying tribute to Bill Girling and his wife. He also reminisces about his youth working in Shoreditch, stuffing envelopes for election. C/U Morrison smoking listening to another speech.

    Date given on old records 11/07/1947.

    Note: for more shots of dinner, see record for UN 1837 A.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:05:09:00
    UN 1837 B

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