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  • Short Summary

    Delegates arrive at Peace Conference in Paris plus crowds at racetrack.

  • Description

    Peace Conference at Paris, France.

    Foreign Office attended by General Ferdinand Foch of France, Madame Millerand, Lord Lang, Lord Derby, King Alphonso of Spain and Colonel Paleologue.

    General view of cars driving out of gates of large building. People milling about on the pavement and walking out of the gates. M/Ss of people getting out of cars as they arrive at the conference. (Some shots out of rack.). M/S of Madame Millerand posing beside car. More arrivals.

    Officials and delegates standing on steps of building. They walk down steps in a group and get into their cars, watched by others.

    Cut to scenes of crowds milling about at racetrack. Could be in Paris or unrelated footage. Some men examine a horse. Jockey on a horse amongst crowds while a man ties a white scarf or sash around the neck of the horse. A man is presented with a trophy cup by a portly lady.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2400.06
    Media URN:
    76379
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1919 - 1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:52:00 / 01:20:02:00
    Canister:
    ON 309 F

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