China, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island
People's Republic of China, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Hong Kong Island. Abstract view of the modern architecture of the Hong Kong financial district.
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View of Hong Kong harbour, with ships and buildings
General panoramic view of Hong Kong harbour, with various ships, including HMS Medway, submarine depot ship, in the centre. To the left are two County class cruisers (with three funnels). To the right is HMS Eagle, an aircraft carrier. On the other side of the water to the right is the Peninsular Hotel. In the foreground are buildings on Gloucester Road: on the left is the China Fleet Club under construction (opened 1934), and further to the right is the Seamen's Mission (opened 1933). Date: 1933
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Entertainment - Film - Lord Jim - Dahlia Lavi with Peter O'Toole - Hong Kong
21-year-old Israeli actress Dahlia Lavi and Peter O'Toole are set to star in the new film version of Joseph Conrad's 'Lord Jim'. She was chosen for the role after a worldwide search and is pictured with Peter in Hong Kong, where part of the film is being shot. Dahlia, a former ballet dancer is married to an Italian, Marquis Gianfranco Pialentini, made her American film debut in 'Two Weeks in Another Town'.
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