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  • Short Summary

    King Hussein of Jordan, with brother Prince Mohammed, watching races at Amman.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    King Hussein of Jordan opens first racing at Amman Racecourse.

    MS King Hussein arriving at race track. MS King Hussein greeting members of the club. Various shots King Hussein at the Royal Chamber, seated at his side is his younger brother, Prince Mohammed. MS King Hussein cutting the ribbon to open racing track. Various shots of horses being led onto race track. LS horse race in progress. MS British ambassador to Jordan and his wife watching the race. LS crowd watching race. Two shots crowd watching race, among them is the American Ambassador (wearing a hat).

    Date on dope sheet is 31/07/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2738.06
    Media URN:
    80626
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:52:00 / 01:07:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 3249 A

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