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  • Short Summary

    President Coolidge and his wife holiday in Waynesborough, he enjoys clay pigeon shooting and she films him. America.

  • Description

    Item title reads - In the blue ridge mountains of Virginia. President Coolidge, far away from cares of office, enjoys clay pigeon shooting. Waynesborough, America (USA, U.S.A.).

    M/S as President Coolidge walks up the steps with his rifle and big Stetson on. M/S as another man unpacks the cartridges. M/S of Coolidge surveying the scene. M/S as he takes his jacket off and is handed a rifle. M/S as he takes aim and fires. M/S as more cartridges are loaded and he fires again, M/S from behind him as he shoots.

    Intertitle - 'Mrs Coolidge is also a good shot with "movie" camera.'

    M/S of Mrs Coolidge looking through her camera. M/S to show she is filming her husband while he shoots. She adjusts the camera while he reloads then carries on filming.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    780.09
    Media URN:
    35650
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:42:00 / 01:15:15:00
    Canister:
    G 1564

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