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    Item title reads - Royal Maundy gifts. 60 (the King's age) old men and women receive £4.15 - in Royal gold and silver - from the King's Lord High Almoner. Westminster, London.

    M/S as the Lord High Almoner emerges in ornate robes carrying flowers, he is followed by two ladies and a judge. He shakes hands with the ladies and they get into a car. M/S of him and the judge, they bow. M/S of one elderly lady, she holds up the little pouch containing the money. M/S of one man opening a purse for another man. A young man opens the purse for an elderly man who is struggling. Others stand in the background.

    Note: there is a green tinted version of this item with the same title and footage in G 1180 on *PM0388*.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/12/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25424
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    442.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:18:00 / 01:46:06:00
    Canister:
    G 1254
    Sort Number:
    G 1254
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics Historical Figures & Celebrities
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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