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  • Short Summary

    The family of Major / Commandant Fitzmaurice receive congratulatory telegrams after his Atlantic flight.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "World Honours Irish Atlantic Flight Hero - Congratulations pour in to World's "happiest and proudest woman", Mrs. Fitzmaurice."

    Dublin, Republic of Ireland (Eire, Southern Ireland).

    L/S of Mrs Fitzmaurice, wife of Commandant Fitzmaurice who completed a flight across the Atlantic recently, walking along a pathway in a park. She is holding hands with a little girl. Two young men and two women run towards her; they all shake hands with Mrs Fitzmaurice and all but one man kiss her. They hand her a telegram, presumably from her husband, or congratulations from well-wishers.

    M/S of Mrs Fitzmaurice and the small girl (presumably her daughter) on the steps of a house.

    Intertitle reads: "Major Fitzmaurice's proud Mother, Father and Brother."
    M/S of the above opening telegrams or letters - presumably from Fitzmaurice or congratulations from well-wishers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    724.13
    Media URN:
    34753
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/04/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:55:00 / 01:18:56:00
    Canister:
    G 1495

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