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    Massawa, Ethiopia.

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    GV. of the bow of the ship as she enters harbour, taken from the bridge, the ship is H. M. Destroyer Cavendish. GV. of the superstructure of the destroyer with the starboard guns firing a salute. GV. from the ship of the harbour of Massawa pan to G.V. of the destroyer's bow. CU ships name plate 'Cavendish' GV. of the destroyer at her berth. MS. pan with Crown Prince Desta of Ethiopia as he walks down the gangway onto the quay. MS. of the three royal children on the bridge of the destroyer with a naval officer. Various shots of the children being shown the deck of the warship. GV. Panning shot from the sea of Massawa. MS. of Emperor Haile Selassie being introduced to naval officers on the quay. GV. of H.M.S. Cavendish pan to include the naval guard of honour which is lined up on the quay. MS. to CU. of Haile Selassie as he inspects the guard of honour.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:11:00 / 01:39:32:00
    UN 3303 E
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    UN 3303 E
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    War & Revolution Historical Figures & Celebrities
    309 Ethiopia
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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