• Short Summary

    Golfer Ben Hogan receives hero's welcome on return to US after winning British Open.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Golfer Ben Hogan returns to US - New York, United States of America.

    American newsreel titles read: 'BEN HOGAN RETURNS TO A HERO'S WELCOME'.

    L/S of the 'United States' liner pulling into New York. M/S of Ben Hogan and wife Valerie on gangplank. He recently won British Open. L/S of fire float with water hose playing. C/U of Hogan and wife. L/S of group of cameramen. C/U of Hogan saying "I'm a golfer and have been since I was twelve years old, and tournament golf is my life and I'm quite sure that I'm going to keep playing and I'm certainly going to play in the Open again".

    L/S of Hogan sitting on back of open car driving through New York street during ticker tape parade. M/S of Hogan with Mayor Impelliteri waving to applauding crowd and receiving 'City Scroll' outside City Hall.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:10:00 / 02:00:02:00
    UN 2551 D

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