• Short Summary

    A champion returns home......the first Canadian ever to win a world ski title. At Montreal's?

  • Description


    2 shot seq delegation waiting for Wheeler arrival
    9 ft


    2 shot seq Wheeler coming down ramp & being greeted by woman, man & 2 younger men
    18 ft


    people looking on
    19 ft


    Wheeler beside woman
    20 ft


    2 shot seq Wheeler leaving Tarmac
    26.5 ft


    inside shot of Wheeler surrounded by photographers & RCNP
    28 ft


    tilt from cake to cu Wheeler's face
    32.5 ft



    Initials eeb


    SPORT: SKIING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A champion returns home......the first Canadian ever to win a world ski title. At Montreal's Dorval Airport to welcome Lucille Wheeler is a large crows of friends, relatives, civic leaders and the general public. First to greet the champion of St. Jovite, Quebec, are her parents and two brothers. In the world championships in Austrie last month, Miss Wheeler won gold medals in the downhill and the giant shalom.....

    After a hasty exchange of greetings on the tarmac, Miss Wheeler is whisked away to a news conference. The twenty-three-year-old skier learned on arrival that the queen had offered her "warmest congratulations." Other wires of congratulations were awaiting her from the governor-general and a number of provincial premiers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9W56FD3SEDEOPQY37ZQZ14OLT
    Media URN:
    VLVA9W56FD3SEDEOPQY37ZQZ14OLT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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