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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Duke's Successful Tour" 62/22.

    This selected originals are in colour.

    Lots of extra material not used in newsreel story of Duke of Edinburgh's tour of South America.

    L/S canal with road alongside, traffic moving along road. Various shots wrecked car with "for sale" sign on windscreen. C/U black man carrying small girl waving a Union Jack flag. Various shots two men with cameras. Various shots dilapidated wooden shacks outside Georgetown, Guiana. Various C/Us of small children who live in shacks. M/S man watering his garden in Zipaquira, Columbia. Various shots Inca Indians wearing ponchos in Zipaquira streets. Panning shot Land Rover moving through main street. L/S church in Main Plaza, Zipaquira.

    Various shots Duke of Edinburgh's drive down ranks of guard of honour at Eldorado Airport, Bogota. Various shots Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) being seen off from Eldorado Airport by Senor Manrique (Chief of Protocol) and Senor Jose Joaquin Caicedo Castilla (Minister of External Affairs). M/S The Prince waves a heartfelt goodbye to the crowd; both his First Officer (Co-Pilot), and Second Officer stand either side of the Prince before following him into the cockpit.

    Various shots stone bridge built in 1792, in Columbia. L/S along peaceful canal. Various shots horses grazing in open countryside. Various aerial shots of fluffy clouds taken from aeroplane.

    Notes: Kate Middleton's Grandfather, Peter Middleton, can be seen in this film around 2mins30. Middleton was the First Officer Duke of Edinburgh's two month 1962 tour of South America. Prince Philip piloted many of the flights and often flew with Middleton.

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    British Pathé
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    Time in/Out:
    01:42:25:00 / 01:46:06:00
    62/22 I (Selected Originals
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    62/022 I
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    Middletons4 DOE Tours
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