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    Item title reads - South America's warm welcome. Prince of Wales has a magnificent reception in Uruguay. Monte Video.

    L/S as the ship sails in to Uruguay, M/S as people run across the harbour as the ship sails past. M/S as the Union Jack is flown on the front of the ship. M/S as people queue up on the ship to meet Prince Edward, Prince of Wales, in his uniform and bearskin hat, he salutes. M/S as he climbs into a car and it drives off. M/S as soldiers ride around in uniform carrying their flags. M/S as buglers ride past. L/S of the Prince on a balcony watching them all. Various shots as the soldiers march along.

    Intertitle - 'After the official reception and review the Prince delights the crowd by appearing in mufti and driving round the town.'

    M/S of the Prince in his suit, he is sat in a carriage with another man, they wave their hats. The camera pans across the crowds watching. M/S as he stands up and gets out of the car. M/S of him stood with another man, he is handed a cup of coffee. The camera pans across the group smoking and drinking coffee. M/S of the Prince talking to another man.

    Note: this item is yellow tinted. There is a black and white item with the same title which contains some of the same footage in G 1233 on *PM0426*.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:16:00 / 02:00:07:00
    G 1223
    Sort Number:
    G 1223
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    Historical Figures & Celebrities
    Empire Actions in Crowds
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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