• Short Summary

    Parade for American cross-Channel swimmer Shirley May France.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Homecoming reception for Shirley May France, American cross-Channel swimmer, United States of America (USA).

    Brief shots of parade with cheerleaders and majorettes.

    Note: shot list on dope sheet suggests item may have originally been longer. Full shot list reads -

    LS. & MS. Shirley May France riding in open car along crowded roads. MS. Shirley May France being carried on shoulders of College football team. MS. Shots of procession carrying banners etc., "Welcome Home Shirley May" Various shot of Clambake. MS. Shirley May France with arms around swimming coach Harry Boudakian. MS. Shirley May France at table during clambake beside House Republican Leader, Representative Joe Martin. MS. Shirley May France receiving presents.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2521.23
    Media URN:
    68030
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:20:00 / 01:40:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 2189 M

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