• Short Summary

    Prince Akihito enters Boys' school, B.O.A.C. resumes Atlantic flights, Boxer Joe Curran trains.

  • Description

    No title - Newsbriefs.

    Tokyo, Japan. In line with the newly founded democracy in Japan Crown Prince Akihito enters a Boys' school. C/U as Akihito alights from car and salutes school officials greeting him. M/S as Akihito walks across quadrangle while fellow students bow to him. Various shots as he watches display of horseback riding. Akihito bows to the horsemen on completion of their display. He watches schoolmates play American Football, while school coach explains the game to him. L/S as the whole school assembles before Akihito and greet him with cheers, they all bow to the Crown Prince.

    B.O.A.C. resumes air service to New York. A lady gets out of bus with her baby, 3 month old Dianne Pugh. Two crew members from the aeroplane carry 6 week old baby Roger Haines in a basket. M/S of passengers seated in the aeroplane, M/S of Dianne. Mechanics start engines prior to taking off. Plane taxis along runway in darkness and takes off. (Plane is Bristol II).

    Various shots of boxer Joe Curran in training, he runs, exercises and uses punch bag. M/S as he shadow boxes and punches towards the camera.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:24:00 / 01:11:43:00

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