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    Item title reads - The City acclaims the new King.

    London.

    L/S of a procession of carriages riding past large crowds, the camera pans across them. Various shots as a cannon is fired, and official reads to the crowd. L/S as everyone gives King Edward VIII three cheers.

    We hear Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin's voice over shots of radio equipment and people listening. He urges everyone to support the young King. M/S of Buckingham Palace, M/S archive footage of King Edward VIII (later Duke of Windsor) when he was Prince of Wales in naval uniform, he hands papers to someone off-screen.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12198
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    851.42
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:30:00 / 01:44:29:00
    Canister:
    36/7
    Sort Number:
    36/007
  • Appears in...

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    George VI: 1936 Edward V death The Windsors Ed
  • Stills

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

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