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  • Short Summary

    Admiral Jellicoe inspects naval cadets and presents prizes at Royal Hospital School in Greenwich, Greater London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Nelson's "cubs". Admiral Jellicoe presents prizes to the smart sailor boys of the Royal Hospital School, Greenwich, Greater London.

    L/S as the Union Jack flag is unfurled on a flagpole. The cadets stand behind outside the Royal Hospital School. L/S as they march along. Various shots as Admiral Jellicoe salutes them. Various shots as he meets the cadets and shakes their hands. L/S of cadets doing the Hornpipe in formation on the parade ground.

    Intertitle - '... just look back on the Bleriot machine of those days..' M/S as early aeroplane is wheeled along, it has canvas wings and large propellor.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    796.32
    Media URN:
    36037
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:42:00 / 01:45:47:00
    Canister:
    G 1628

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