Like A Page From The Past 1923

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    Item title reads - Like a page from the past. Heralds in medieval costume "summon" Scotch Peers to Parliament with old world ritual. Edinburgh, Scotland.

    M/S as the heralds walk along the street towards the camera and Scottish guards march with their rifles and bayonets. M/S as the heralds stand on a monument and salute. C/U as one of them reads from a scroll.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/11/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24097
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    322.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:44:00 / 01:50:27:00
    Canister:
    G 1036
    Sort Number:
    G 1036
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    Religion & Politics
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    Dark Ages
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