King Hussein Opens The First Racing At Amman 1959

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    King Hussein of Jordan opens first racing at Amman Racecourse.

    MS King Hussein arriving at race track. MS King Hussein greeting members of the club. Various shots King Hussein at the Royal Chamber, seated at his side is his younger brother, Prince Mohammed. MS King Hussein cutting the ribbon to open racing track. Various shots of horses being led onto race track. LS horse race in progress. MS British ambassador to Jordan and his wife watching the race. LS crowd watching race. Two shots crowd watching race, among them is the American Ambassador (wearing a hat).

    Date on dope sheet is 31/07/1959.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    80626
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2738.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:52:00 / 01:07:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 3249 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 3249 A
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    Africa: 17.7.2009 12:10 National Library of Jordan
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