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Opera Ball

Series

Series Name
Pathe News

Issue

Issue No.
68/21
Date Released
10 Mar 1968
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Pedal-Car Race
  2. 2110 Year Old Woman
  3. 31000th Member of 1000 MPH Club
  4. 4Women Parachutists
  5. 5Palace Fashions
  6. 6Opera Ball

Story

Story No. within this Issue
6 / 6
Summary
In the romantic setting of the Vienna Opera House, Four hundred of Europe’s top debutantes and their escorts set the seal on the social season at the Grand Opera Ball. The elite of Europe had gathered for the most important high society event in a glittering setting decorated with 40,000 carnations.
Keywords
Social events
Locations
Vienna
Footage sources
Neue Deutsche Wochenschau
Length of story (in feet)
122
Story extras:
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Name
British Pathe Ltd
Email
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Web
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Phone
0207 665 8340
Address
3.29 Canterbury Court
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London
SW9 6DE
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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