Duke of Edinburgh has a night out with the Lord's Taverners.
This is a duplicate copy of item 1698.13 - check for best quality.
GV. Mass dancing in progress during Lord's Taverners' Ball at Grosvenor House, London, & nearer shot. SV. A happy anniversary to the Lord Taverners' and prizes on view. LV. Prince Philip the Duke of Edinburgh and Princess Alexandra around the stand buying tickets. SCU. The Duke receives the present. He hands it to Lady Jacobs watched by Princess Alexandra. GV. The Duke and Princess looking at prizes on the tombola stand, & SV. CU. Dolls for prizes in boxes on show. SV. The Duke shaking hands with Richard Hearne (Mr Pastry) and film star Peter Sellers. The Lord's Taverners Eleven. SV. Duke shaking hands with Godfrey Evans. SV. People watching from the side of the ballroom. SV. Duke shaking hands with the cricketers. SV. Richard Hearne, Peter Sellers and John Mills applauding. GV. Cricket match in progress in the ballroom. Note that the bowler throws the ball instead of bowling it. SV. Actor John Mills and others appealing. SCU. Sir Eric Harrison, Australian High Commissioner, watching. LV. Another bowler about to bowl, the batsman slams the ball. SV. Richard Hearne and Peter Sellers appealing with others. SV. Guests watching. SV. Fielders crowding round the batsman as he tries to hit ball. Scoreboard showing 456. SV. The Lord's Taverners Eleven walking off after match.
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