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    Material relating to newsreel story 'London to Sydney Boeing 707 on New Route" - 67/27.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "London to Sydney Boeing 707 on New Route" - 67/27.


    M/S plane in air, pan across beach at Honolulu with holidaymakers. M/S plane taking off into sky. M/S of it taxiing. Interior shots of cockpit, C/U pilots mapping out route. Aerial view flying over country. M/S passengers disembarking. M/S Sydney Harbour bridge. L/S bay. M/S's clouds from the plane. C/U controls. Interior shots of passengers, man pours out champagne. M/S plane. M/S Sydney harbour bridge.

    M/S Fijian ladies. M/S men with flowers behind their ears. M/S man banging hollow logs with sticks. M/S water, pan across green lands. M/S passengers on plane. C/U man asleep. M/S Sydney Harbour bridge. Interior shots of cockpit. M/S skyscrapers in New York, pan up them. M/S Broadway. M/S Golden Gate bridge. C/U woman with lei. C/U interior cockpit. C/U signs for coffee shops etc. C/U crabs. Various shots posh food being put out on plane. Various shots from plane. Rest is similar footage to cut story.

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:14:00 / 01:28:21:00
    67/27 B (Selected Originals)

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