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  • Short Summary

    Prince Edward at Polo match in States, also his plane landing back in old Blighty.

  • Description

    Meadowbrook, U.S.A., United States of America.

    Title: "GREAT BRITAIN LOSES POLO TEST. Prince of Wales sees America overwhelm British Team by 16 goals to 5."

    M/S of Prince Edward, the Prince of Wales, with an entourage of companions and various officials walking past packed spectator stands. M/S of the American Polo players leading their horses onto the pitch behind a man bearing the Stars and Stripes flag. M/S of the British team leading their horses onto the pitch behind a man carrying a Union Jack flag. Aerial shot of the Polo pitch, the wing of the aeroplane is in shot. Various shots, including some in slow motion, of the Polo match in progress.

    Intertitle: "The Prince flies home".

    L/S of an aeroplane landing on a runway. M/S of the aeroplane taxiing across the runway, several men run out of the way. M/S of the Prince getting out of the plane, he shakes hands with several officials waiting on the tarmac. Various shots of the Prince, dressed in a long leather coat and tweed cap, chatting with his usual entourage of bodyguards and Royal officials.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    356.29
    Media URN:
    24641
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/09/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:08:00 / 01:58:54:00
    Canister:
    G 1123

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