• Short Summary

    Crown Prince Hirohito of Japan at Manchester during his visit to Britain.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Japanese Crown Prince in the Midlands. HRH from the land of silk visits Cottonopolis

    ENGLAND: Manchester:
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    GV car bearing the Crown Prince Hirohito of Japan down wide streets with mounted police escort a second car behind them.
    Hirohito standing still in city square as soldier blows (national anthem), large crowd gathered round square.
    Royal party walk along pavement through doorway into building
    GV four officers on horseback preceding Prince as car ride down wide street.
    SV Royal party walking through doorway.

    SV Prince and party walk towards open top car in foreground. Prince steps into car, Mayor site down beside him.
    Procession of cars along past crowds of people lining pavements.

    Mayor and Prince Hirohito step out of car. Crowd filling pavements in background.
    Prince standing posing in city square, while national anthem played, cameramen standing on pavement.
    GV procession of cars down street.

    LS pan along massive crowd filling pavements, one man climbing down lamppost, several surrounding monument.
    Car draws up in f/g and Prince steps out.
    LS horses preceding Prince's car down wide street.
    Background: Crown Prince Hirohito of Japan at Manchester during his visit to Britain.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA39R08DX20DD94W7PNUVXZP8OG
    Media URN:
    VLVA39R08DX20DD94W7PNUVXZP8OG
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/05/1921
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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