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The Prince of Wales Looks at Lancashire


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British Movietone News


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Date Released
28 Nov 1932
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1The Prince of Wales Looks at Lancashire
  2. 2New British Cruiser Leaves Slipway
  3. 3Australia Prepares to Defend Ashes
  4. 4Winged Motor Bikes Fly Round Air Track
  5. 5Rebuilt Bluebird is Seen at Brooklands
  6. 6Movietone Succeeds in Beating Book
  7. 7South Africa Flies Solo to England


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1 / 7
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: The Prince of Wales Looks at Lancashire. DESCRIPTION: HRH sees for himself unemployment conditions and watches football in Wigan during visit. Sub.1. On second day of his visit, Prince of Wales opens an unemployed centre at Widnes. SHOTLIST: Royal car drawn up outside cottages. Prince of Wales walks between crowds of unemployed men. Prince of Wales going up steps of grandstand at football match. People cheer on either side. Elevated long shot of play. Elevated shot of some of crowd watching. Close shot of Prince of Wales with mayor. Walk among the crowd. Crowd cheer and wave. Elevated shot of group on unemployed gathered together and talking. Prince walks between crowd and enters car. Elevated shot of crowd waving. Car going off.
Royalty; Sport; Buildings and structures; Social conditions; Football; Local government
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