Ascot Scenes: Royalty, Fashions and Horses
ROYAL HUNT CUP
L.S. Ascot race course with crowd. Stands in background. L.M.S. Stands of Ascot. M.S. Crowds in the enclosure. M.S.C.U. Good fashions and hats for 1948 Hunt Cup. (17 shots). M.S. Crowded paddock. L.S. General view of crowds with stands to right of screen. L.M.S. Massed Crowds. M.S. Crowds and people using charabancs, coaches as a stand. S.C.U. Four fashionably dressed women seated on top of old time coach. M.S. Crowds standing on cars etc. Pan through to course with stands in background. L.S. General race course scene with three coaches carrying the King and Queen, Princess Margaret, Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and others. M.S. Crowd pan to royal coaches driving on the course. Pan. S.C.U. Boxer type with girlfriend looking on. M.S. Pan coach containing King George VI (1936-1952) and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) and two others, entering paddock. L.M.S. Number board with lists of jockeys who ride in the Hunt Cup. S.C.U. Bookmaker and board. S.C.U. Bookmakers pan to board. L.M.S. Crowd scene. Rear view bookmakers board in foreground. C.U. Board containing list of jockeys. M.S. Full Screen, massed crowds. S.C.U. Arab dressed tipster. S.C.U. Onlookers. S.C.U. Tipster (Arab) giving tip to flashily dressed type. S.C.U. Low angle tic-tac man. S.C.U. Pan, fashionably dressed woman handing money to bookmaker. S.C.U. Bookmaker pan down to middle-aged woman handing bet to him. S.C.U. tic-tac man. C.U. Bookmaker calling the odds. S.C.U. type with binoculars. S.C.U. Low angle, tic tac man. S.C.U. Man with binoculars. L.M.S. Pan horses on the straight approaching the stand. M.S. Crowd. Back view. Hooves of passing horses just seen at top of screen. L.M.S. Pan horses passing stands. M.S. Crowded stands with horses just flashing in front of camera. L.M.S. Horses approaching and passing finishing post. L.S. Massed crowds round bookmakers. L.M.S. General Ascot scene. Stands in background.
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