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  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Homecoming reception for Shirley May France, American cross-Channel swimmer, United States of America (USA).

    Brief shots of parade with cheerleaders and majorettes.

    Note: shot list on dope sheet suggests item may have originally been longer. Full shot list reads -

    LS. & MS. Shirley May France riding in open car along crowded roads. MS. Shirley May France being carried on shoulders of College football team. MS. Shots of procession carrying banners etc., "Welcome Home Shirley May" Various shot of Clambake. MS. Shirley May France with arms around swimming coach Harry Boudakian. MS. Shirley May France at table during clambake beside House Republican Leader, Representative Joe Martin. MS. Shirley May France receiving presents.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    68030
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2521.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:20:00 / 01:40:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 2189 M
    Sort Number:
    UN 2189 L
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities Travel & Exploration Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Family Reunions
  • Stills

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

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