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  • Short Summary

    Captain Broad wins the King's Cup air race.

  • Description

    Hendon, Greater London.

    Title: "The King's Cup. Captain Broad on a Baby de Havilland (27-60 h.p.) wins from Flight Lt. Scholefield on the mighty Vicker's Vixen III (450 Napier Line engine) by 20 seconds".

    L/S of crowds following an aeroplane as it taxis across a field. M/S of the pilot - Broad? - being carried along on the shoulders of the crowd. M/S of a crowd standing beneath the nose of one of the planes, a man presents Broad win a large trophy. The crowd around him applaud, some step forward to shake his hand. C/U of Broad holding the trophy.

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    536.08
    Media URN:
    25887
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:23:00 / 01:20:05:00
    Canister:
    G 1310

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