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    Item title reads - King Boris after appointing himself dictator of Bulgaria, holds impressive military parade. Sofia.

    L/S as soldiers march, M/S of Boris III saluting as they pass. Various shots of military parade, some ride on horseback.

    Intertitle - 'The blessing of the troops.'

    Various shots as a priest conducts ceremony, he is attended by others. He dips something which looks like feathers or leaves in holy water. The soldiers cross themselves as he blesses them with it.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    35642
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    780.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:01:29:00
    Canister:
    G 1584
    Sort Number:
    G 1584
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    War & Revolution
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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