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Fashions Open Longchamps

Series

Series Name
Pathe News

Issue

Issue No.
49/29
Date Released
11 Apr 1949
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Cripps Cuts His "No-Cake" Budget
  2. 2New Liner Sails for Norway
  3. 3Pope Blesses Rome’s Children
  4. 4Fashions Open Longchamps
  5. 5Atlantic Pact - Twelve Nations Unite for Peace

Story

Story No. within this Issue
4 / 5
Summary
The French flat racing season opens at Longchamps with a dazzling fashion display. Over at St Cloud, Prince Aly Khan - cheered to the post by Rita Hayworth - rides the favourite "Lightship" - but finishes last.
Keywords
Sport; Horse racing; Fashion and costume; Performing arts
Locations
France; St Cloud; Longchamps
Footage sources
Pathe Journal
Length of story (in feet)
139
Story extras:
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Notes
Pathe now also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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