Present For A Princess 1957

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    Muiden, Holland (Netherlands).

    LV. Lots of flag decorated yachts in the yacht harbour at Muiden where the new yacht for Princess Beatrix is anchored. GV. Princess' yacht the "Green Dragon" tied up in the harbour. SV. The Princess thanking committee at the official presentation of the yacht to her (natural sound). Scene changes to Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard of Holland and Princess Beatrix's sisters Irene and Margriet listening to her speaking. Scene changes to Prince Bernhard and one of her sisters, as they listen to Princess Beatrix. Prince Bernhard is chewing his glasses. Scene changes to Princess Beatrix finishing her address (end of natural sound). AS. Royal standard flying at the top of the yacht masthead. SV. Princess Beatrix onboard the yacht. Queen Juliana being assisted aboard followed by Prince Bernhard, they go to look round it. SCU. Name on the side of the yacht. Camera pans up to the royal party looking at the outside of a cabin. SCU. Carved woodwork in the design of two dragons on an arch above the window, & CU. GV. Interior of the kitchen. CU. Cups hanging up with the green dragon painted on them. GV. Pan, interior of cabin showing teapot and cups with painted green dragon on them standing on table with radio in the background. Air shot showing yachts in the harbour at Muiden. GV. Royal yacht leaving harbour. CU. Man looking through binoculars. GV. All the yachts sailing out in the Ijsselmeer. LV. The "Green Dragon" under full sail now, to the left and behind her is the royal yacht "Piet Hein."

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    32808
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    657.25
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:33:00 / 01:42:44:00
    Canister:
    57/51
    Sort Number:
    57/051
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