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  • Short Summary

    King George V and Queen Mary are seen at Royal Ascot.

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    Ascot, Berkshire.

    Title: "ROYAL ASCOT. Welcome arrival of Summer weather made 1924's Ascot a glowing picture of colour & beauty unsurpassed in the World".

    High angled L/S, taken from the top of the spectator stands, of the Royal horse drawn carriage trotting around the track. Various shots of King George V and Queen Mary passing the crowd in their carriage, they are accompanied by several guards on horseback, the King tips his hats to spectators.

    L/S of some of the Royal party looking at the race course over the balcony of a pavilion. L/S of the crowds of spectators, pan to show horses racing past. M/S of the King and Queen looking out from the balcony of the pavilion. L/S of smartly dressed men and women leaving the Royal Enclosure. M/S of the glamorous women and men dressed in top hats leaving the Royal Enclosure.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:00:00 / 01:32:36:00
    G 1095

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