"Amy's" Homecoming 1930

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    Full title reads: "Yorkshire. 'Amy's' Homecoming - Hull turns out in excited thousands to cry - 'Jolly Well Done" to its now World Famous Daughter."

    Hull, Humberside.

    A crowd has gathered to greet female aviator Amy Johnson as she lands her plane. Local dignitaries go forward to greet Amy Johnson as she climbs from the cockpit of her biplane. She walks forwards to be greeted by the crowd.

    Miss Johnson talk to the Mayor. We can see name of her aeroplane "Jason" painted on its fuselage. She walks up onto a podium with the Mayor and waves to the crowds.

    A car carries Amy to the City Hall. She waves from the balcony with civic dignitaries.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/08/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    6383
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    719.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:17:00 / 01:24:05:00
    Canister:
    30/22
    Sort Number:
    30/022
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    Historical Figures & Celebrities Entertainment & Humour
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    Hull Aviation Highlights, 1920-1935
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