• Short Summary

    A group of famous Hollywood stars arrived in Athens yesterday accompanying Mr. Conrad Hilton, the?

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    1.
    Van Johnson, Robert Cummings and Martha Hayer seen by the ruins of the temple of Neptune at Cap Sunion (75 kms off Athens). Various shots of Martha Hayer admiring the site.


    2.
    Two shots of the picturesque tiny port of castellan where the greek Royal Yachting Club.


    3.
    Actress Linda Chrystal seen admiring the view of the tiny port; Crystal joined later by Mr. Conrad Hilton, the Hotel Business magnate.


    4.
    Jane Russel is seen chatting with Van Johnson at the roof of the Royal Yachting Club. Another shot of Jane Russel and in the background picturesque site of Castellan.


    5.
    The well-known Japanese actress, known from "Sayonara", miss Miko Taka seen admiring the Saronic Gulf and the wonderful site of the Castellan tiny port.


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    Jean Crane is scared to take off her black-glasses due to the strong Saronic (Aegean) sun.


    7.
    Again Mikko Taka and Robert Cummings at the roof of the club.


    8.
    A new movie-star, Diahan Carroll, starring in the new film "Porgy and Bess" having a drink.


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    Martha Hayer is seen too having an apperitif before leaving for the airport.


    10.
    A view of the roof of the royal Yachting club.




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    Background: A group of famous Hollywood stars arrived in Athens yesterday accompanying Mr. Conrad Hilton, the well-known Hotel business magnate, who came in Greece to attend at the laying of the foundation stone of his Athens Hilton Hotel -- a 15-storey building. Among the group of well-known Hollywood stars were ann Miller, Jean Crane, Jane Russel, Mikko Taka, Van Johnson, Robert Cummings and Martha Hayer, who this week was awarded the 1959 Oscar. The group of the stars visited the various archaeological sites of the city and attended at luncheons and cocktail-parties. they left this afternoon for New York via Paris.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAH6OGTWTC5WAOJLGQZ37YFAIS
    Media URN:
    VLVAH6OGTWTC5WAOJLGQZ37YFAIS
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:44:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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