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  • Short Summary

    Prince Arthur, the Duke of Connaught, attends Madras races and inspects the troops.

  • Description

    No title - paperwork reads - Duke of Connaught attends Madras Races. India.

    L/S of a horse and carriage, people take off their hats and wave. Prince Arthur, the Duke of Connaught, walks up a path towards the stands accompanied by various dignitaries, M/S as he stands and chats to them. He walks down some steps and towards the camera. Various shots of soldiers, L/S as the Duke raises his hat and gives three cheers, he walks onto a platform and salutes. M/S as he walks towards two soldiers who are kneeling, and hands them each a flag, one has the Union Jack on with a crown in the middle. The other looks to have a coat of arms on it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    228.55
    Media URN:
    22160
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:14:00 / 01:57:21:00
    Canister:
    G 750

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