Pearly Christening 1967

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    No title - Christening of pearly heiress. St. Martin's in the Fields. London.

    C/U of the baby Kim O'Shea at pearly christening outside St. Martin's in the Fields, pan to mother Jean. M/S group of pearly kings and queens, the baby is held in centre of group. C/U pearly kings and queens, pan down to show their dress. C/U as pearly man touches baby on the chin. C/U another pearly woman smiling. C/U of the baby's father John holding baby, he is dressed in an ordinary suit as he is not a pearly. C/U of the baby being held by the father. M/S as pearly kings and queens go into the church. Interior M/S as they sit round font. C/U as they stand up. M/S of the baby being taken by the Reverend Austen Williams. M/S as the vicar hands baby to one of the pearly women.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56354
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2037.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:45:00 / 01:42:37:00
    Canister:
    67/66
    Sort Number:
    67/066
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