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    Aeroplanes compete in King's Cup at national air races at Birmingham

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    ENGLAND: Birmingham: West Midlands:
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    AERIAL SHOWS National Air Races at Birmingham. King's Cup won by Mr John Somers in Miles Gemini at 164.25 miles an hour

    KINGS CUP AIR RACE - 1937 Kings Cup air race won by John Somers in a Miles Gemini at 164.25 miles an hour. Among those taking part are Princess Margaret's colours, Flight-Lieutenant Tommy Rose, and Miss R.M. Sharpe lone women competitor. Planes seen during four breath-taking laps

    Aviation; Sport

    bookie, bookmaker, bet, betting, racecourse, pilot, flying, fly, flight, racing, planes, spectators, winner, trophy
    Background: Aeroplanes compete in King's Cup at national air races at Birmingham

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5HVWPP97SLSO93OPG5VJ6XW1J
    Media URN:
    VLVA5HVWPP97SLSO93OPG5VJ6XW1J
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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