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  • Short Summary

    Ice skaters perform routines at Celebrity Ice Gala at Queen's Ice Club in Bayswater.

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    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Celebrity Ice Gala at Queen's Ice Club, Bayswater in London - reel 1.

    L/S of young girl, Yvonne Sugden, going through ice skating routine on the rink. L/S of ice skating star Ron Priestley skating on stilts (act called 'Elevated Antics'). He wears a coloured mortar board and and jacket - looks like some kind of zany teacher. At one point he skates with a rather short young man and they do some clowning and stunts together.

    L/S of World Ice Dance Champions Lawrence Demmy and Jean Westwood going through routine on the ice.

    L/S of Hamilton Brown doing comic routine on the ice. He is dressed in raggedy tramp clothes and does lots of tricks pretending to fall over. L/S of Jeanette Altwegg performing her routine on the ice. L/S of formation of skaters in pairs doing routine.

    Note: most shots here are quite light.

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    Film ID:
    2593.02
    Media URN:
    69796
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:12:00 / 01:10:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 2435 A

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