MS Lady Astor walking with women MP's. CU & GV ditto. MS women Suffragettes marching. CU still photo of Suffragette being arrested. CU another photo - ditto. GV Emily Davison throws herself in front of the King's horse at the 1913 Derby. CU still photo of Mrs Emmeline Pankhurst. CU ditto. LS unveiling of Mrs Pankhurst's statue. CU statue. MS Margaret Bondfield - 1st woman Cabinet Minister with Ramsay MacDonald. MS photograph of women workers taken from filing cabinet (Scotland Yard). MS women aircraft spotters. MS woman changing tyres. MS women with trucks. MS woman directing traffic. Pan lorry past driven by a woman. MS woman directing traffic. MS women riding motor bikes. MS Mrs Gandhi. CU ditto. CU Mary Quant. CU woman bank manager (Margaret Reid). MS ditto. CU sign "President" on door. MS Miss Geraldine Jones, President of Oxford Union. CU ditto. CU Mary Rand. MS Mary Rand long-jumping. MS Sheila Scott gets into aircraft. CU sign "Solo World Flight". CU Sheila Scott. MS Valentina Tereshkova - woman astronaut. CU Mr Khrushchev. MS Valentina Tereshkova. MLS Margery Hurst at work in office. MCU & CU ditto. GVs women suffragettes marching (4 shots). Extra Scenes in NP 1454 MS woman doctor. CU ditto. MS ditto (COI). MS pan woman judge Mrs Justice Lane. see story number 93216/2 for cuts
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1968 is the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Suffragette's victory, culminating their battle for Votes for Women. Movietone recalls the fight - and looks at the achievements Women have won since those early days of Mrs Pankhurst.
Great Britain , Celebrations - Anniversaries , Women , Period Attitudes , Government and Politics , Personalities - Politicians , Nancy Witcher Langhorne , Americans , Crime and Punishment , Personalities - Criminal , Crime and Punishment , Horse-racing , Sport , Buildings, Landmarks and Monuments , Ceremonies - Memorial , Business and Commerce , World War II , Deaths , Vehicles , Mrs Indira Gandhi , India , Police , Personalities - Miscellaneous , Personalities - Sport , Personalities - Aviation , Space , Soviet Union ,
Voting rights , Criminal punishment , War casualties , Human rights and civil liberties , Social issues , Social affairs , Law and order , General news , War and unrest
Indira Gandhi , Mary Quant
Oxford , Oxford , England , United Kingdom , Western Europe , Europe , Mississippi , United States , North America