• Short Summary

    Menzies tenders his resignation to Lord Casey and attends press conference.

  • Description

    Canberra, Australia.

    Australian commentary, transcript on file.

    Aerial view flying over Government buildings Canberra. M.S Parliament building Canberra. M.S. Pan with federal treasurer H E Holt as he arrives by car at Parliament building and is greeted by students who pin "Ming Dont Go" badges on him. M.S. Pan with Sir Robert Menzies as he arrives and walks down aisle of students carrying banners and flags in his support. M.S. Menzies arriving at Government house to tender his resignation as P.M. M.S. Pan up exterior of Government house. Various shots as Menzies and Governor General Lord Casey bid farewell on the steps of Government house and Menzies leaves by car. M.S. Pan with Mr. Holt as he arrives at Government house to accept P.M.ship. Exterior Parliament building night. Various shots interior of Menzies giving a press conference on his reasons for retirement (mute) cut away shot of Dame Patti listening in the wings.

    (Comb. Fine Grain Pos.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:02:34:00
    UN 4104 A

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