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    Prince Edward watches a polo match in America.

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    Edward, the Prince of Wales in America.

    Various shots of the back of the Prince as he sits on a bench with several men, they are watching a Polo match, the Prince seems quite relaxed; at one stage he takes a cigarette from a silver case and lights it. M/S of the Prince getting up from a bench, he paces up and down, smoking and watching the match with a serious expression of his face. More shots of the Prince sitting on the bench, he absent mindedly twirls a walking stick in his hands.

    More M/Ss of the Polo match in action and the Prince and his companions watching from the sidelines. More M/Ss of the Prince and companions sitting on a bench watching the match. More shots of the Polo match with the Prince and friends in the foreground. M/S of a stream of spectators leaving the Polo pitch. More shots of the Prince and friends standing watching the match - the Prince smokes a pipe. Various C/Us of the Prince smoking and chatting to companions.

    Unidentified shots of a man in an explorer hat in an African country follow - same as those in story (mysteriously) titled - PRINCE ARRIVES IN - also in G 1120. Please see separate record for details.

    Note: story not edited chronologically - probably cuts.

    Note: for more shots of the Prince in America please see PRINCE OF WALES ARRIVES IN U.S.A. in G 1119. AH 2000.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:13:00 / 01:21:15:00
    G 1120

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