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Prince Charles with Molly Meldrum on Countdown

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Title: Prince Charles with Molly Meldrum on Countdown
Date: 1977
Keywords: celebrities, musicians, dance music, popular music, singers, Countdown, His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales, Queen's Silver Jubilee Appeal for Young Australians, Silver Jubilee album, royal visits, Australian icons, pop music, popular music
Record creator: Australian Information Service, Canberra
Reference: A6180, 14/11/77/7

Prince Charles with Molly Meldrom on Countdown


Learning content

This is a black-and-white photograph of His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales, with Ian 'Molly' Meldrum on the set of the television program Countdown in Melbourne in November 1977. Meldrum is holding up the Countdown Silver Jubilee Australian Top 20 record album displaying the inside cover. Prince Charles and Meldrum are sitting on individual chairs with a small microphone stand in front. The Countdown logo can be seen in the background.

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