Father Jellicoe, Padre-Publican--outtakes
Fox Movietone News Story 5-559
Scenes of Father Basil Lee Jellicoe, clergyman of the Church of England, at the Anchor pub, Somers Town (now Chalton St, St Pancras, NW) explaining why people gather in a pub. Whitbread’s brewery had given Jellicoe the control of this rebuilt pub in Stibbington Street. Scenes of Jellicoe playing accordian and singing with male and female patrons. Scenes of drinking and merrymaking.
Jellicoe, Basil, 1899-1935.
Somers Town (London, England)
Church of England.
St. Pancras & Humanist Housing Association.
Bars (Drinking establishments)
St. Pancras House Improvement Society.
Religion and culture.
St. Pancras (London, England).
Filmed on February 27, 1930.
Fox Movietone News (Production unit). Wyand (Camera operator). British Unit 3 (Production unit). Gentle (Sound).
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
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