The Smallest Republic In The World 1930

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    Full title reads: "Northern Italy. The Smallest Republic in the World. San Marino whose total population is under 10,000 and its army 1,200 celebrates its 16th centenary (TC obscures rest)."

    San Marino, Italy.

    Ext shot of building on square. People are gathered below and soldiers stand on honour guard.

    CU man holding key to city - it is handed over to another man.

    Shots of troops saluting with swords.

    Parade of troops and newly elected regents (nobles who run the Country for a year).

    Two new regents emerge from Cathedral after service of Blessing.

    N.B. This item is stored in 1930's Extras Can 5 not in the Newsreel.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    7926
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    747.34
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:00:00 / 01:53:35:00
    Canister:
    30/38
    Sort Number:
    30/038
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    War & Revolution
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