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