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  • Short Summary

    Ruth Elder arrives in New York and is welcomed by crowds.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " New York's Welcome. For Miss. Ruth Elder - first woman Atlantic flyer."

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    M/S as Ruth, in a fur and hat, is seen disembarking from a ship. She looks gorgeous and thrilled too. L/S of a parade in the street. A motorcade moves along and people and photographers run to keep up. Mounted police trot alongside. Point of view shot in front of the open topped car with Ruth sitting on the back. She is seen walking down some steps, carrying a huge bouquet. There are Stars and Stripes flags about.
    Intertitle reads: "Later at City Hall, Mayor honours fliers. "

    Note: See also *PM0710* 710.2 for alternative and additional shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    710.01
    Media URN:
    33568
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:33:00
    Canister:
    G 1453

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