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    Grosvenor House, London.

    St. Neots quadruplets, Ann, Ernest, Paul and Michael Miles celebrate their 21st birthday with other England's quads. LV. The quadruplets in line marching into the room headed by the Coles quads - Edna, Frances, Marie and Patricia. They go out of picture, followed by the Taylor quads - Paul, Kevin, Robert and Annette. They go out of picture followed by the Good quads - Bridget, Jennifer, Frances and Elizabeth. They go out of picture followed then by the Miles quads, headed by Ann Miles. CU. The base of the 21st birthday party cake, showing writing in icing on cake "Congratulations Ann, Ernest, Paul and Michael." Pan up to the top of the cake with "21" on the top. LV. The Miles quads around the cake with the Coles quads. CU. One of the Coles Quads being held up by Ernest Miles. CU. Ann Miles holding one of the Coles quads. LV. The Taylor quads walk into the picture, and meet the Coles quads together with the Miles quads, they all stand around the cake. CU. Michael Miles talking to Annette Taylor and one of the Coles quads. LV. Paul Miles with Ann standing behind the Coles and Taylor quads. CU. Taylor and Coles quads. SV. The Good quads shaking hands with the Miles quads. CU. Pan, two of the Good Quads. SV. The Good quads talking to one of the Miles quads. SV. Four mothers. CU. Left to right: Mrs Coles of Pimlico, pan to Mrs Taylor of Edmonton, pan to Mrs Miles pan to Mrs Good. GV. All the quads round the birthday cake and watching Ann Miles cut the cake. CU. & SV. Ann Miles cutting the cake. SV. The quads eating cake. SV. Two boys of the Taylor quads eating cake. CU. Two girls of the Good quads eating cake. SV. Pan, mass of photographers. LV. The Taylor, Coles, Good and Miles quads all round the birthday cake.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene D)

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:43:00 / 01:19:14:00
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    Sport & Leisure
    Cambridgeshire squads of quads
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