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  • Short Summary

    Lord Reading, Viceroy of India, attends horse racing in Burma.

  • Description

    Rangoon, Burma (aka Yangon, Myanmar).

    Title: "BURMA'S ASCOT. Viceroy attends 'Gold Cup' Day - climax of 'the Season'."

    L/S of the Viceroy, Lord Reading (aka Sir Gerald Rufus Isaacs), riding in a carriage on a race course passed a cheering crowd, he accompanied by Burmese soldiers on horseback. C/U of two golden trophies. M/S of posh looking people mingling in an exclusive enclosure, the Viceroy and party appear to be watching the races from a raised balcony. High angled shot of the races in progress.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    336.25
    Media URN:
    24335
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:51:00 / 01:51:32:00
    Canister:
    G 1075

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