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    Kaduna Durbar, Nigeria, West Africa: SV Line of tribesmen on horseback three of them blowing large horn pipes. SCU Tribesmen on horseback three of them blowing horsepipes. TLV Royal car coming down road lined with horsemen. TSV PAN Royal car passes camera. TLV Tribesmen canter out into road and to follow royal car. SV PAN Tribesmen on horseback in colourful dress. TLV Scores of horsemen cantering down road to follow royal car. GV Troops lined up on parade ground awaiting the Queen's arrival. SV Queen and Duke getting out of car and being greeted. GV Crowd. LV Duke of Edinburgh he inspects guards. SV Queen looks on next to her stands General type. TGV PAN crowds. SV PAN Queen and Duke waving from royal car as they tour past provincial contingents. SV Two tribesmen in peculiar dress dancing up and down one tribesman has train from back of headdress which is being held by another man.



    LV the above tribesman rush out try and get near the royal car as it passes. SV Five men in straw type dress with masks completely covering their faces dancing. SCU Ditto. CU Side native with very blackened face advancing. CU Front he comes right up close to camera with open mouth and bulging eyes. SCU Tilt Nigerian with turban headdress on top of which is a very large brimmed hat down to holding a kettle. SCU Queen and Duke waving from Royal car as it passes Queen laughing. SV Native dancing man in front playing drum all of them naked down to the waist. Nearer V one of the dancers with headdress on which is shaped like the neck and beak of a bird. CU Ditto. SV PAN Royal car passes Queen and Duke waving. TGV PAN Large crowds. LV Queen and Duke seated on dais. CU Ditto. GV Natives in procession headed by chief on horseback with umbrella held over him.



    LV Queen and Duke on dais Queen points. LV Towards almost naked dancers in processional march past SCU PAN Ditto. CU Queen and Duke looking on. STV Native dancers and native band in march past Crowd shot many natives etc on horseback passing in review. SV Native chief on horseback with umbrella held over him passing. Ground shot native on ground twirling around on hands in front of royal dais. SV Queen and Duke wave arms. STV Natives pass in foreground can be seen native carrying log with another native sitting on top etc., CU Queen and Duke looking on. SV Drummers on camels passing in review. GV Many natives on horseback showing costumes passing in review. CU Native types on horseback showing colourful headdress. STV Natives marching in processional march past brandishing swords. SCU Native types march past carrying bows etc., SV Queen and Duke on dais taking salute. STV Picturesque native dancing in review. LV Native dancers past in review.



    Big Tv horsemen and natives in parade. CU Native types passing camera in review. SV Queen and Duke wave arms. SV Natives in very peculiar costumes etc., shuffling along in procession. GV Tribesmen charge and stop in front of royal dais. SV Queen and Duke smiling. LV Tribesmen in front of Royal dais brandishing swords and cheering etc. CU Queen and Duke salutes.



    British Empire; Indigenous People; Royalty; Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain (b. 1926, reigned 1952- ), Ceremonies - Royal




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    TURNER

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4QA7KD3ZGRDL7EJSWZYNHBC22
    Media URN:
    VLVA4QA7KD3ZGRDL7EJSWZYNHBC22
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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