• Short Summary

    Canada's world amateur hockey champs, the Whitby Dunlops, are given a rousing welcome at Saint John, New Brunswick following nine weeks of European hockey victories.

  • Description


    MS: CROWD AT PIER
    1 1/2 ft


    GANGBLANK BEING PUT UP TO SHIFT
    3 1/2 ft


    MS: CROWD
    4 1/2 ft


    MS: SEQUENCE: PLAYERS DESCENDING GANGPLANK
    13 1/2 ft


    LS: CROWD AT PIER
    15 ft


    MS: MAYOR WELCOMING PLAYERS
    16 1/2 ft


    GROUP OF PLAYERS AND COACH
    18 1/2 ft


    MS: GROUP OF MEN CARRYING BANNERS READING "WELCOME HOME CHAMPS" ETC.
    19 1/2 ft


    OTHER DIGNITARY MAKING WELCOME SPEECH
    21 ft


    MORE PLAYERS--LISTENING TO SPEECHES
    23 ft


    MORE BANNERS
    24 1/2 ft


    MOTORCADE THROUGH STREETS OF CITY.
    31 ft



    Initials EB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Canada's world amateur hockey champs, the Whitby Dunlops, are given a rousing welcome at Saint John, New Brunswick following nine weeks of European hockey victories. As they file down the gangway, team numbers are greeted by New Brunswick's premier Hugh John Fleming and Mayor Macauley of Saint John.....

    At dockside, Mayor Macauley reads a telegram of welcome from Prime Minister Diefenbaker -- to the accompaniment of band music...... Hundreds of colourful placards were made up for the occasion and were later given to the players in exchange for autographs. A motorcad carried the team to the centre of the city where team manager Wren Blair introduced each member of the club.....

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    Film ID:
    VLVA93GBZX77KLFV6J49BYOW78CBC
    Media URN:
    VLVA93GBZX77KLFV6J49BYOW78CBC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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