• Short Summary

    The Duke of Edinburgh, presiding at a meeting of the British Amateur Athletic Board in London May 20, was filmed presenting awards to British athletes whose world records were ratified last year.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Plaques.
    0.03

    2.
    CS Hiscox Plaque.
    0.07

    3.
    M. Hiscox gets it from Duke.
    0.14

    4.
    She turns away, Duke M. Hiscox gets it from Duke.
    0.18

    5.
    CS Ibbotson plaque.
    0.21

    6.
    Ibbotson gets it.
    0.28

    7.
    CS Ibbotson.
    0.30

    8.
    CS Duke.
    0.33

    9.
    Back to Ibbotson, pan left across teams.
    0.47

    10.
    GV Group talking.
    0.50



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Duke of Edinburgh, presiding at a meeting of the British Amateur Athletic Board in London May 20, was filmed presenting awards to British athletes whose world records were ratified last year.

    Among them: Miss M.Hiscox for the 440 yards, and 26 year old Derek Ibbotson with a plaque for the one mile record of 3 min 57.2 secs, which he set up at the White City in July 195
    Ibbotson also received a plaque for being a member of the 4 x one mile relay team who recorded a time of 16min.30.6 secs at the White City in September 1958. The other members were M.T.Blasgrove; P.R.Clark and B.S.Hewson.

    Plaques for world records were also presented to Miss M.Weston; Miss D.Hyman; Mrs J.Paul and Miss H.Young for the 4x1100 yards.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE6JPYUZ846BVF4MJJ102ZZ2WZ
    Media URN:
    VLVAE6JPYUZ846BVF4MJJ102ZZ2WZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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