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    Item title reads: " The King and Queen at wedding. Their Majesties waive equitette of court mourning to attend marriage of Col. Gibbs, treasurer of his majesties household, to Hon. Ursula Lawley, maid of honour to the Queen."

    St. Margarets, Westminster, London

    M/S of bride on her father's arm, as they appear at the church through an arched doorway. She has a long silk wedding dress with long train held by two small pageboys. The bridesmaids include six girls in ascending heights, wearing petal dresses. They follow, carrying bouquets. The wedding party walks slowly past the watching crowd. The King and Queen leave the church and other guests and follow the wedding group. Two children in the wedding party are presented to the Queen,. The Queen shakes hands, and kisses a lady in the wedding party. The King also shakes her hand.

    Note: The King and Queen appear very relaxed.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:28:00 / 01:05:29:00
    G 1418
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    G 1418
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Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The wedding took place on 21 July 1927.

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