• Short Summary

    Children's spelling bee in America.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Spelling bee for children. America.

    L/S children on stage, M/S judges below. Various shots as a man reads out the word and the children spell it back to him. M/S judges marking them. M/S a boy and girl left at the end, they both have a word to spell and the boy wins. A man rushes on stage (his father?) hugs and kisses him. NBC and NBS journalists run up to interview him. M/S as woman presents him with champion's hat. C/U of him in hat which reads 'Des Moines Register Tribune Spelling Bee Iowa Champion'.

    Cataloguer's note: date on original record reads 20/6/1946. Sound quality is very bad on this item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2094.19
    Media URN:
    62941
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:15:00 / 01:42:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 1463 B

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