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  • Short Summary

    Wedding of Jack Whitney and Mary Altemus in America - wonderful affair.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Philadelphia. America's most fashionable wedding. Jack H. Whitney - heir to 100 million dollars! - who nearly won the Grand National with 'Easter Hero' weds Miss Mary Altemus."

    Philadelphia, United States of America (USA).

    Exterior shots of Church.

    CU church organ pipes. CU hands playing on Church organ. CU musical score - Wedding March by Mendelssohn.

    People wait outside to watch wedding.

    Bridesmaids - in 1930 modern dresses - walk towards the camera and into church. Bride and groom walk arm in arm. Lots of small children sprinkle flower petals under feet of the happy couple.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    745.25
    Media URN:
    7840
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:30:00 / 01:52:58:00
    Canister:
    30/40

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Jack H Whitney" described here is one of the informal names of John Hay Whitney.

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