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  • Short Summary

    The Prince Edward attends charity football match to help ex-servicemen.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "West Ham. The Prince of Wales - ever zealous for welfare of Ex-Service men - attends match between 'Spurs and West Ham in aid of funds of the British Legion."

    West Ham, London.

    The Prince Edward, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor) walks along line of ex-servicemen and veterans on rainy day. He chats to some of the men.

    The West Ham football team run out onto the pitch from underneath their famous Hammers emblem. The are followed by the players from Tottenham Hotspur.

    The Prince is introduced to players of both sides.

    Various shots of football match.

    N.B. Both pictures and match look fairly poor due to the weather.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    761.14
    Media URN:
    8670
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/12/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:33:00 / 01:24:46:00
    Canister:
    30/56

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