• Short Summary

    Pathe looks forward to the prospects for the coming year - Bob Boothby gives his thoughts.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "What of 1958 ?"

    CU Remains of turkey on plate. LV Slice of turkey on plate with bones and knives and forks. Man asleep in front of turkey. CU Remains of turkey.

    GV Int. Maternity ward, showing cots in middle of ward. CU 4 day old Roy Clark. CU 4 day old Joseph Kelly. LV Sister with Mother & baby. CU Mother & child, Anne Pitt.

    GV London crowds coming over bridge. LV Crowded bus stop. SV Queue getting on bus. LV Harold Macmillan sitting at table. CU Macmillan looks up & smiles.

    Angle shot. Sign 'ERNIE' LV Mr Ernest Marples giving speech. CU Mr Marples presses button, to instruments working. CU Computer Screen with 'Input to Master Printers' on it. SV Winning number of Premium Bonds draw is held up.

    GV Pan, Calder Hall Nuclear power station. SV Queen Elizabeth II throws switch. GV Int. Big generator going. Aerial Shot Electricity Grid. GV Calder Hall.

    CU Camera engineer Sid Randall at lathe. CU British Pathe employee Tina Burnby at typewriter laughing. CU 4 day old baby crying.

    SV Mr Winston Churchill coming up steps smiling. SV Mr RA 'Rab' Butler and Soviet Communist Party Leader Mr Nikita Khruschev at the table. Khruschev smiles as he selects a bottle of wine from the waiter.

    GV Binder at work in field. GV Harvesting. GV Making haystacks. SV Bill Simon talking to Sir Robert (Bob) Boothby. CU Bill Simon asks question and Boothby begins to answer.


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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:
    01:03:49:00 / 01:06:46:00

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