• Short Summary

    At Long Beach, California, the American Fleet chooses "Mrs U.S. Navy"

  • Description

    Long Beach, California, United States of America (USA).

    LV. Tracking shot along an aircraft carrier showing sailors lined up. LV. Along deck of another ship showing the sailors lined up either side. SV. Navy Secretary Charles Thomas shaking hands with some of the wives of sailors, & SCU. GV. Slip pan - inside a large hall, sailors seated in foreground and stage in background. Sailors with wives walking standing in a ring in the hall. SV. Sailors etc., in the audience clapping. SV. Towards, the winner, Mrs Beverley Ellis and her sailor husband come down, between two lines of sailors with their rifles up forming an arch. They are greeted by secretary Thomas. He congratulates and kisses Mrs Ellis. SV. Crowd applauding. SCU. Mrs Beverley Ellis and her husband - the husband gives his wife a kiss.

    (F.G.) (Orig "E")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    603.33
    Media URN:
    32235
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:15:00 / 01:47:57:00
    Canister:
    56/77

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