• Short Summary

    Jack Hobbs and Gordon Richards are at Buckingham Palace to receive knighthoods from Queen, London.

  • Description

    Jack Hobbs and Gordon Richards are at Buckingham Palace to receive knighthood from the Queen at Buckingham Palace for the Coronation Honours list.

    LV. Crowds outside Buckingham Palace. GV. People awaiting turn to go into the Palace. (In the quadrangle). CU. Bowler hatted Gordon Richards (the Jockey) and women members of family. SV. People leaving Palace after investiture.

    SV. Hamish Hughes with mother. SCU. Hamish holding father's posthumous award (DSO or Distinguished Service Order) for fighting in Korea. SV. John Geilgud, with mother and sister, leaving. CU. Geilgud and mother. SV. Jack Hobbs the cricketer, leaving with wife and daughter-in-law.

    CU. Jack Hobbs smiling. SV. Gordon Richards leaving. SV. Crowd. CU. Gordon chatting to Policeman. SV. Gordon entering car.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    100.05
    Media URN:
    28550
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/07/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:52:00 / 01:24:42:00
    Canister:
    53/49

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