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    Egyptians 6 month celebration. Cairo.

    LV Motorcade going down the Place de la Liberation. Neguib standing in car saluting. LV Looker-on applauding. SV Neguib saluting officers. SV Neguib walking with officers. SV Neguib under flagstaff pan up to large Egyptian flag. SV Men hauling on flag rope. SV Flag ascending. MV and SV Neguib at salute. LV Lookers-on. SV Troops lined up with flags. LV Standard flying at mast-head. SV Troops holding standards. SV Lookers-on. MV Pan troops marching past Neguib on dais. LS Crowd.

    MS Infantry marching past. MS Naval contingent marching past. MS Naval contingent marching past. MS Naval contingent marching past. LV Crowd. MV Troops marching past. LS towards troops marching past. SV Bagpipe band. SV Bagpipe band. SV Troops marching past. LV Crowd. LV Towards, troops marching past. LV Pan Towards, troops marching past. SV and CU Egyptian flag. SV Lancasters flying over, pan down to crowd. SV Civvies marching past. LV Neguib on platform, pan to girls marching past. SV Girl Guides marching past, pan up to Egyptian standard. LV Neguib at salute. SV Neghib on dais.

    Cataloguer's note: This item probably relates to Egypt being declared a republic on June 18th 1953.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:20:00 / 01:42:54:00
    UN 2492 E
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    UN 2492 E
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    Entertainment & Humour Religion & Politics War & Revolution
    Egypt 1952 coup Cairo 1920s-1960s Egyptian Daily Life 1950s Naguib Muhammad Naguib Egyptian Daily Life Groppi Groppi Patch 1
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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