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    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for STATE OPENING OF PARLIAMENT in G 1265. The original story and other cuts are also on Pathe Master tape *PM0450*.

    More shots of the coach procession, very similar to those in version 1 - please see separate record for details. C/U of Stanley Baldwin and wife looking over the balcony of the Houses of Parliament, pan to show the Prime Minister, Baldwin talking to a man with white hair. Various shots of Baldwin laughing and chatting with other Members of Parliament on the balcony.

    Various shots of important looking men and women standing outside Parliament; the men all wear ceremonial uniforms and tricorne hats, the women wear lavish ball gowns and tiaras, a foreign looking man wears a fez. Various C/Us of more ordinary looking people waiting outside Parliament.

    More shots of King George V and Queen Mary travelling through London in a horse drawn carriage with an entourage of beefeaters, footmen and guardsmen.

    Note: all 3 reels of cuts run very close together on Pathe Master tape *PM0450*. Please see separate records for details of other out take reels.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:20:00 / 01:35:13:00
    G 1265
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    G 1265 Cuts
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