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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Princess Beatrix visits Surinam (Dutch Guiana) and then returns to Amsterdam, Holland (The Netherlands).

    MS Princess Beatrix walking along. MS Princess getting into boat for trip across Surinam river. Various shots Princess sat in boat. Various shots of Princess breaking her journey at Kadjoe and of her walking through village. She is shown living conditions of the locals. Various shots of Princess visiting Donberg where she is welcomed by Javanese, Hindustani and Creole people. She is given flowers and presented with a veil. Various shots of her wearing veil and watching locals dancing and playing instruments. Various shots of Princess waving goodbye to the inhabitants of Surinam. MS Princess inspecting Guard of Honour on airfield of Para Maribo. Various shots of Princess saying goodbye and walking up steps of aircraft with cut-ins of crowds waving.

    Various shots of Princess Beatrix arriving at Amsterdam airfield, where she is welcomed by hundreds of people as she appears on steps of a Super Constellation. MS of her walking down steps of aircraft where she is greeted by her Mother Queen Juliana. She is also welcomed by the General Director of the Royal Dutch Airlines Mr Aler. High angle MS press photographers and journalists crowding round Princess and mother as they walk to car. MS car driving off.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:18:00 / 01:14:13:00
    UN 3072 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 3072 B
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