• Short Summary

    The Royal family attend an auction and pageant at the patriotic fair at Nottingham

  • Description

    ENGLAND: Nottinghamshire: Nottingham:

    SV Mayor, Duke and Duchess of Portland sitting at table on platform while auctioneer offers gifts from the Queen and Queen Alexandra for sale. Takes bid for clock.

    MV girl holding flowers pan to show others holding flowers.

    SV Mayor,Duke and Duchess of Portland? sitting at table.

    SV pan dignitaries sitting on platform , including Duke and Duchess of Portland and Lady Henry Bentinck, mayor speaking.

    SV pan children posing in costumes for pageant.

    SV procession of children in pageant - first come very small children dressed as picts, followed by "Roman soldiers", then various "lords and ladies", a "Queen" on hoseback, a "King" and "courtiers", "fiddlers", "Queen Boadicea", "lords and ladies", "soldiers" and so on.

    MV mayor at table, man stands next to him reading from script.

    SV pan over crowd listening to man.

    SV crowd listening to man pan over marquee to show crowd on other side of marquee.

    MV girls with flowers.

    SV mayor and council with their wives walk along by shops.

    SV Mayor talks from platform: then man by side reads from script.

    SV pageant - girl on white horse across.

    GV crowd watching pageant.

    SV monks gathered round King? in scene from pageant.

    SV battle - soldiers carrying round shields.

    LS Queen Elizabeth and courtiers, Queen Elizabeth knights follower.

    SV herald blow their trumpets, walk round circling very small herald the exit followed by Queen Elizabeth and courtiers.

    SV maypole dance.

    auction, crowd, Queen Elizabeth, King, Princess, Duke, Dutchess, costumes, celebration, maypole
    Background: The Royal family attend an auction and pageant at the patriotic fair at Nottingham

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    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
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    Available on request
    Black & White
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