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    Wellington, New Zealand.

    Intertitle: "Admiral Lord Jellicoe, new Governor General, arrives and has a great reception".

    M/S of Lord J., in Admiral's uniform, coming down a gang plank, followed by a woman and a toddler (the Admiral's wife and child?) and several men in top hats.

    M/S of the Admiral inspecting a troop of soldiers, he is accompanied by several officers.

    M/S of Lord J. with a man in a top hat, walking past a crowd - the Admiral tips his hat and the crowd cheer. The Admiral shakes hands with the Mayor and his wife.

    High angled L/S of the Admiral in an open topped car, driving down a crowd lined street. High angled shot of Lord J. addressing a crowd and a battalion of soldiers.

    Intertitle: "'Baby Jellicoe - charmed all hearts - and was not a bit impressed at the importance of the occasion".

    M/S of Lord J. and his wife being addressed by a distinguished looking gentleman carrying a scroll, at their feet a curly haired toddler looks into the camera.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:30:00 / 01:05:55:00
    G 724
    Sort Number:
    G 0724
  • Appears in...

    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics War & Revolution
    Welcome Home Illuminate NZ related WWI titles New Zealand Film Archive - May 2014
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