• Short Summary

    Crowds welcome Major Segrave on his return from America

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION
    Hail Segrave! - Speed king of the World on land and water - Britain's Champion Breaker of records.
    SLATE: Ships and aircraft join in riot of welcome for MAJOR H.O.D. SEGRAVE, who returns triumphantly from America on White Star line "Olympic."

    People waiting for liner to dock; Close up of Major Henry Segrave; Biplanes overhead;

    SLATE: Nearing Southampton.
    People including Segrave on deck Seagrave looking at life-boats; "Olympic" liner;
    Seagrave with female;

    SLATE: London's Ovation. - The Lord Mayor is among those to meet the gallant major and Captain Irving designer of the "golden Arrow"
    Street scene; Segrave being welcomed; Lord Mayor; Cars and spectators

    SLATE: Off to Berkeley St. W.
    Cars passing by streets lined with crowds; Cars arriving at The 'May Fair' with banner saying "Welcome Segrave"
    Background: Crowds welcome Major Segrave on his return from America

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA567M7TO2MLU6ZXO50RKHYLYQJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA567M7TO2MLU6ZXO50RKHYLYQJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1929
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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