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  • Short Summary

    Field Marshall Bernard Montgomery at Murren in Switzerland.

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    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Montgomery in Switzerland.

    CU Union Jack strung on line, pan down to people gathered to welcome Monty'. MS A band silhouetted against snow. LS Mountain with band in silhouette in foreground. MS Train entering station. MS Crowd waiting to greet Monty. CU Montgomery receiving bouquet from little girl. CU Mr. Arnold Lunn, wearing hat and spectacles walks forward to greet Monty. MS Monty. MS Children looking on. MS Monty receiving coat. MS Monty shaking hands with headmaster of village school. LS of slalom run with Union Jack in foreground. Monty. CU Union Jack flying from building. MS Swiss flags and Union Jacks flying from building.

    LS General view of mountains with building nestled at foot. LS Monty walking along in snow, enters building. LS Exterior view of Monty's hotel with streamer hanging from window. MS Pan from peak of mountain to Monty's room in hotel. LS Pan of ski run to group of people (including Monty) standing by side of it. LS A girl skier going down slope. MS Crowd watching. LS Another girl skier in action. MS People watching. LS Another girl skier. MS Spectators. LS A man skier in action. LS Crowd watching. CU Monty watching. LS Skier in action. CU Back view scorer chalking up across. CU The Swiss and Canadian flags side by side. CU Head shot of girl skier laughing (Isabel Roe). CU Johnny Lunde another skier, head shot. CU A wooden statue representing an old time skier.

    CU A man dressed in old time costume. MS A man dressed in old time costume. MS People in old time costume, representing costumes of early skiers, starting gingerly off on run. CU An old time skier who has fallen down. MS Old time couples skiing. MS Monty and others watching. CU Old time skiers passing camera. CU Judge in old time costume, watching. MS Two old time Judges. CU A waiter skiing along. CU Monty, wearing dress uniform, presenting prizes to winning skiers at the Palace Hotel. CU Mr. Lunn addressing the Gathering. MS Monty presenting prize. CU Monty and Mr Lunn presenting prizes.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:07:00 / 01:17:46:00
    UN 2061 F

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