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  • Short Summary

    Cuts from story about King's Cup air race - we get to see the Winner, Miss Winifred Brown.

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    Hanworth Park, Nr London. Cuts and extra material for story held at 717.01.

    A biplane is slowed down on the airfield. As it stops people gather round to congratulate the pilots. The pilot in the rear cockpit is a young woman, possibly 22 year old girl, Miss Winifred Brown. She is helped out of the plane.

    Shots of the presentation ceremony. Sir Philip Sassoon presents the trophy to Miss Brown. She makes a short speech.

    Quick shot of an aeroplane landing. More shots of Miss Brown receiving the trophy. Shots of her being escorted from her plane. More shots of the presentation.

    Nice shots of Miss Brown sitting in the cockpit in her flying gear. Shots of winning plane as planes as it lands. CU of Miss Brown as she stands by her plane. She lights a cigarette as she walks away from the plane. - Spacing -

    Shots of various planes on airfield.

    More shots of presentation of King's Cup.

    CU of male pilot filling in form by plane. CU of Miss Brown as she climbs into her plane. Shots of planes in flight and of planes taking off. Intercut with shots of pilots. Shots of Segrave Meteor taking off. Shots of other planes.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:25:00 / 01:07:15:00
    30/11 Cuts

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