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  • Description

    Full title reads: "France. What were his thoughts? Ex-King Alphonso - in mufti & from a window watches imposing military spectacle in Paris."

    Paris, France.

    High angle shot of soldiers on parade. C/U row of soldiers holding rifles with bayonets attached.

    Low angle shot of King Alphonso, wearing bowler hat, looking out of window with other men.

    French troops parade with flag to stand before officers. Back View soldiers with flag. Row of soldiers holding swords.

    Alphonso is seen looking from window again.

    C/U soldiers holding swords, first one is presented with medal. The ranking officer touches the recipient on the shoulders with his sword. The two soldiers then kiss on the check.

    Alphonso looks once more at the scene below him.

    Military band march away - there appears to be a memorial of some kind in the background. More troops follow after them.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    4778
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    663.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:17:00 / 01:09:32:00
    Canister:
    32/14
    Sort Number:
    32/014
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour War & Revolution Historical Figures & Celebrities
  • Stills

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

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