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  • Description

    Title reads: "A Crosby in the swim".

    Hollywood, California, United States of America (USA).

    Two year old Mary Frances (daughter of Bing Crosby) wins swimming certificate. M/S small crowd gathered round an outdoor swimming pool. M/S as two year old Mary Frances jumps into the swimming pool from board and starts swimming about. C/U Mary doing doggy paddle. C/U Bing's wife Kathy (actress Kathryn Grant). C/U Mary swimming in the pool. M/S Vicki Draves and Johnny Weismuller (actor, played Tarzan) standing watching. Mary swims to bottom of pool to retrieve a toy. C/U as Mary is helped from the pool by her mother, who kisses her.

    C/U as Mary walks towards and past camera. M/S as Mary is presented with a badge and certificate from a Red Cross Director who then shakes her hand. C/U press photographers. C/U Mary showing her badge and certificate.

    Note: Mary Crosby grew up to be a TV and film actress - she is most famous for shooting JR in Dallas!

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/04/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53324
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1717.25
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:06:00 / 01:43:58:00
    Canister:
    62/33
    Sort Number:
    62/033
  • Appears in...

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    Pop Music train Hollywood in the 50s and 60s Hollywood
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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