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    Paris, France

    MAY DAY IN PARIS

    LS. and MS. The Queen of 'Halles' arriving at the Elysees Palace. LS. Auriol with the Queen and 'Fortes de Halles' (strongmen of the Central Market), wearing their traditional large felt hats. CU The Queen de 'Halles'. MS. Auriol receiving the gift of luck - Lily of the Valley. MS. Auriol speaking to the Queen. LS. Various G.V's of the Procession. MS. African contingent in the procession. MS. (elevated) the Procession. (two shots). LS. The procession, MS. Various personalities marching in the parade, LS. The procession. MS. Crowd watching. LS. (Elevated) Men holding banner in the procession. MS. Crowd watching. GV's the procession. LS. Crowd watching. LS. The parade. LS. Men standing in stands watching procession. GV. French crowds in the procession. LS. GV. Monumental Column in Place de la Bastille - pan down to procession in the square below. LS. Flags. LS. General Charles De Gaulle walking towards and climbing steps up to speakers dais. LS. French flags flying around the dais. LS. Back view, of De Gaulle speaking to crowd. LS. GV. Crowd listening. - pan to De Gaulle speaking. LS. Full screen crowd. GV. Scene at Fair, dummy in the foreground. LS. Open air dancing. SV. LS. Serving drinks etc, at the Fair.

    (Mute. F.G.)

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    69849
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2595.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:34:00 / 01:26:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 2440 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 2440 B
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour War & Revolution Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    French Markets
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