Launch of Empress of Japan.
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Launch of Canadian-Pacific passenger liner - 1930. C/U people on platform prepare to christen ship. Lady hammers peg which cuts loose a string & lets bottle of champagne hit the ship's hull; however this first attempt is unsuccessful...
Caught by the Camera - a model of the liner "Empress of Britain"; a roller-skating championship in Milan; 17th century cannonballs found in Budapest; and buffalo in Naples.
The "Empress of Canada", one of C.P.O.S's transpacific Fleet, is launched at Govan in Scotland.
Material related to newsreel story "Queen Launches Empress of Britain" - 55/51.
Queen launches new 24,000 ton Canadian Pacific liner 'Empress of Britain'.
Queen launches new 24,000 ton Canadian Pacific liner ‘Empress of Britain’ (duplicate of 531.38)
Mrs Diefenbaker launches the S.S. 'Empress of Canada' at Newcastle shipyard.
Lady Eden launches SS 'Empress of England' at Newcastle, Tyne and Wear.