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    Ascot, England: GTV Royals arrive and drive down course in open landeaus. SV Queen & Duke of Edinburgh arriving in carriage followed by Queen Elizabeth - Queen Mother & Princess Margaret. GV Ditto. SV Queen & Duke in carriage entering Royal enclosure & waving. GV Looking across course to stands. SV Ladies arriving in rain. Closer V Ditto. GV People sheltering beneath umbrellas. SCU Queen Mother & Duchess of Kent in Royal Box, GV Pan to BV Start of Royal Hunt Cup. SCU Queen Mary & Duchess of Kent watching. GV Horses coming up to finishing post - Queen's horse Choir Boy, ridden by D.Smith 1st, Brunetto, 2nd & Hilltop 3rd. SCU Queen looking very pleased & being congratulated by other members of Royal Family. GV Crowd in paddock. (2nd day) SV Pan Three ladies in Ascot fashions. CU Pretty girl in picture hat. SV Two women - one with off-shoulder dress. CU Woman in picture hat with leaf motif. SV Pan Two women in picture hats - one with fur stole. CU Girl in polka dot dress with close fitting hat. CU Woman with fruit salad hat. SCU Woman with flat hat with little trees atop. CU American woman wearing lace coronet. SV Queen & Riyal party leaving paddock. GTV Crowd in paddock. STV Royals walking thru mass crowd. Closer V Queen & Duke ditto. LV Royal Box. CU Duke of Gloucester & Queen Mother studying Gold Cup. SV Start of race and pan. SCU Queen, Queen Mother & Princess Royal on roof of Royal Box looking thru binocs. GTV Pan Horses, two well in lead. CU Man in topper looks thru binocs. LV Pan Horses on far side pan to 2 still leading. CU Manlooks thru binocs. GTV Horses along straight towards finish. SCU Royals watching getting excited. STV Pan 3 Horses in lead - Aran on rails, Souepi outside, Bourgeous in centre, Aran & Souepi to front, Souepi wins by short head, ridden by C. Elliott. CU Queen & Queen Mary etc., in Royal Box looking very pleased.



    Sport; Horseracing; Weather; Fashion and Costume; Great Britain




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    HAWKINS, READ, GEMMELL, DUDLEY

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    Film ID:
    VLVAESK4MHWKXWVNULC5EK0G02PVQ
    Media URN:
    VLVAESK4MHWKXWVNULC5EK0G02PVQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/06/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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