Item title reads - A Royal Proclamation.
M/S's as official in wig stands on steps and reads the proclamation. Various shots of a crowd of people watching. He bows and they take their hats off. M/S as he walks down through the crowd.
Cataloguer's note: the soundtrack...
International news stories in brief.
Material relating to the newsreel story "Coronation Proclamation" - 52/48
The ancient ceremony of dissolving Parliament takes place outside the Houses of Parliament, London.
The proclamation is read calling up Naval Reservists to serve prior to WW2.
King's Representative reads Peace Proclamation on London street during parade - 1918.
Proclamation on food crisis read to London citizens.
Large crowds turn out for demonstration in Athens, Greece.