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    Full title reads: "Well done, mother! Enthusiastic crowds chair and cheer Mrs. Corson, second woman to swim the Channel".

    Dover, Kent.

    M/S of Mrs. C. being carried down sea front on shoulders of two men. An crowd of supporters follows, Mrs. C. waves a bunch of flowers at them. M/S of Mrs. C. standing at front of crowd she cross her arms to shake hands with men standing on either side of her. M/S of Mrs. C. sitting behind a desk, three men in suits stand behind her. Crowds of supporters peer through windows behind them.

    Intertitle reads: "Billy Kellingley, trainer, Captain H. Pearson, Pilot and Mr. Corson".

    C/U of Kellingley. C/U of Pearson. C/U of Mr. C. M/S of Mrs. C. looking at doll mascot on desk. C/U of Mrs. C. talking.

    Cuts exist - see separate record for details.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    26120
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    630.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:54:00 / 01:28:11:00
    Canister:
    G 1325
    Sort Number:
    G 1325
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Channel Swimmers delargy - 20's
  • Stills

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

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