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  • Short Summary

    Japan's Prince Chichibu competes in the National skiing contests.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "Japan's "P.O.W." - Prince Chichibu... Emperor of Japan's sporting brother... competes in National ski running contests."

    M/Ss of Prince Chichibu of Japan (Emperor Hirohito's brother) putting on his skis in the snow and skiing down a slope to join other contestants. L/S panning across a long line of the competitors standing on the snow in their skis. Several shots of contestants taking the ski jump.

    Note: the title of this item presumably refers to 'Prince of Wales' rather than 'Prisoner of War'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    718.38
    Media URN:
    33753
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:57:00 / 01:51:49:00
    Canister:
    G 1483

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