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  • Short Summary

    Prince George watches the Aldershot Army athletes and British girls doing exercise displays in Calais.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "Europe's best Gymnasts - Prince George sees fine display by British Girls and Army Team from Aldershot at annual competition."

    Calais, France.

    M/S of people marching around a sports ground, carrying flags; a large crowd watches in the background. M/S of Prince George standing in a box in the spectator stand with three French dignitaries; he salutes the athletes. Various shots of the Army team of athletes and a group of girls doing exercises in unison. The Army team climb on ladders and apparatus and balance in poses.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    728.15
    Media URN:
    34829
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:09:00 / 01:23:36:00
    Canister:
    G 1507

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