Princess Margaret's First Public Appearance 1946

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    This is a duplicate of the story PRINCESS MARGARET AT ST. PANCRAS on the same tape - Film ID 2197.01.

    London.

    Princess Margaret leaving car and is surrounded by crowd. She shakes hands with several women on her arrival to Hopscotch Inn Children's Club at St. Pancras, London. Children playing ring o ring of roses, Princess Margaret looking on . Various shots of Princess Margaret walking around with a woman, watching the children playing. This is, according to the old record, Princess Margaret's first public engagement.

    Date found in the old file 08/04/1946.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/04/1946
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    74319
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2197.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:52:00 / 01:10:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 1372 G
    Sort Number:
    UN 1372 G
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