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Savoy, Hotel, London, England: GV Int. Savoy Hotel. LV Roger Bannister receiving trophy from Lord Brabazon. CU Pat Smythe receiving trophy. CU Lord Brabazon speaks:-(Nat.sd.)-SCU Bannister & Smythe listening. CU Brabazon concludes:=(Nat.sd.)GV Assembly. SV Bannister speaks:-(Nat.sd.) SV Assembly applauding. CU Pat Smythe speaks:-(Nat.sd.)GV Assembly applaud. CU Chataway signing autographs. SCU Bannister & Smythe holding trophies posing with Lord Brabazon.
SOUND EFFECTS. CU Lord Brabazon speaks:- "But I should like to say, Bannister, we have taken you to our hearts. You and your friend Chataway for us are what the Americans call 'Lovely Men'." (laughter)
CU...."And don't any of you forget in this room that you are in the presence of an immortal."(applause)
SV Roger Bannister speaks:- "All those people I give my heart-felt thanks, and may I say thank you to Sporting Record for honouring myself and my sport by this award tonight. Thank you very much."(applause)
CU Pat Smythe speaks:- "Now may I wish you all as happy a new year as Prince Hal & Tosca have given me this past year."(applause)
Personalities - Politicians; Personalities - Sport; John Theodore Cuthbert Moore-Brabazon, 1st Baron Brabazon of Tara (1884-1964), Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister (b. 1929), Ceremonies - Awards; Patricia Rosemary Smythe, later Koechlin-Smythe (b. 1928), Great Britain
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