• Short Summary

    Returning of the double-crossing of the Atlantic arrives today, on the Bay of Cascais, in the famous portuguese Sunny Coast, "Saltillo" the yacht of the pretendent to the Spanish throne the Count of Barcelona, who lives in Estoril, near Cascais, since some years.

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    Returning of the double-crossing of the Atlantic arrives today, on the Bay of Cascais, in the famous portuguese Sunny Coast, "Saltillo" the yacht of the pretendent to the Spanish throne the Count of Barcelona, who lives in Estoril, near Cascais, since some years.

    Count of Barcelona who is a well known sailor sportsman makes with that tour of 9.000 miles acrossing the Atlantic a remarkable sportive exploit. The "Saltillo's" crew was composed also by Marquis of Povar, Almirant "Sir" Arthur Rattrey, Bernardo d'Orey, Eduardo Card and Manuel de Brito e Cunha.

    The accomplishment of that Atlantic double-crossing was made in 90 days after a hard tour, sometimes with storm, and "Saltillo" was anchored in the out and home tour respectively in Madeira, Antigua, St. Croix, Puerto Rico, Nassau, New York, Stanford, Bermudas and Ponta Delgada (Azores).

    In the landing the Count was the object of a display of the members of the spanish nobility, living in Portugal, at the cries: "God save the King"

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA84AAKL69MNMNC7HNBKGDCIT81
    Media URN:
    VLVA84AAKL69MNMNC7HNBKGDCIT81
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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