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    Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands visit England, arrive in Dover by ship, travel to London by train, meet King George VI, Queen Mary and Princess Elizabeth, travel by carriage to Buckingham Palace through crowded streets

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    SLATE INFORMATIN: State Visit of Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard

    ENGLAND: Dover:

    ADMIRALTY ARCH. Laundau with King and Queen Juliana followed by one with Queen and Bernhard..in procession with Household Cavalry passes thro' Arch en route for Palace..Good Long Shot

    PRINCE BERNHARD of Netherlands. Shots aboard "Jacob Van Heemskerck" with Juliana..enter Dover. met by Duke of Gloucester. shake with Mayor Mayoress Dover..enter train bearing insignia of British and Dutch flags..Arrival at Victoria..greeted by King, Queen, Elizabeth, Margaret, and others..Shake with Lord Mayor Dowson.. drives after landau bearing Juliana & George. with Queen. Floral design "J B".. drive thro' Admy Arch down Mall round Victoria Memorial with Horse Guards into Palace..Crowds

    BIG BEN. Shot Big Ben in half light at 6.20

    BUCKINGHAM PALACE Procession of Household Cavalry leading Landaus with King & Juliana and Queen & Bernhard enter palace down Mall thro' Admy Arch..Exellent Long shots approaching Palace..showing Victoria Memorial....Shots Palace by night with floodlights

    DOVER.. Myor and Moyoress greet Juliana and Bernhard with address Shake hands present bouquet of flowers when they land from Dutch Vessel..

    ELIZABETH PRINCESS With Margaret greets Juliana & Bernhard at Victoria, Followed by others

    ELIZABETH QUEEN OF ENGLAND After King greets Juliana and Bernhard at Victoria..Also Elizabeth Margaret, others, Cabinet, Civic Chiefs, Service Chiefs,,Drives with Bernhard thro' streets second landau with Household Cavalry..to Palace crowds

    FLAGS Dutch and British Flags painted over Royal British Coat of Arms..on front of engine bearing Dutch Royalty to Victoria from Dover

    GEORGE VI KING OF ENGLAND Meet Juliana & Bernhard at Victoria.. also queen, Margaret Elizabeth plus others, Cabinet, Civic Dignitaries and the Service Cheifs..Drives with Juliana thro streets to Palace with Household Cavalry

    GLOUCESTER DUKE of.. Goes aboard "Jacob van Heemskerck" at Dover to meet the visiting Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard..Shakes hands

    HOLLAND Dutch Navy. Dutch Cruiser Jacob Van Heemskerck lands Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard at Dover greeted by Duke of Gloucester Shots on ship in Channel coming ashore

    HORSE GUARDS. Household Cavalry leads procession of Landaas bearing King & Juliana, and Queen & Bernhard thro' streets..Admy Arch Mall Victoria Memorial to Palace

    JACOBS van HEEMSKERCK (New Dutch Cruiser). Shots Prince Bernhard and Queen Juliana aboard ship en route for Dover...Duke of Gloucester goes aboard

    JULIANA PRINCESS Shots with Bernhard on "Jacob Van Heenskerck" enter Dover. Duke of Gloucester greets them...shakes also Mayor Mayores of Dover..Royal Train decorated with flags of Brit. Holland Arrival at Victoria..met by King Queen, Elizabeth Margaret others..Floral design "J B"..Juliana with King in first Landau, then Bernhard & Queen 2nd drive thro' Adm Arch..down Mall, Vict. Memorial into Palace

    LOWSON Alderman With Other Civic Dignitaries and Service Chiefs as well as Cabinet Members.. Shakes hands with Queen Juliana & Prince Bernhard at Victoria

    MARGARET PRINCESS ROSE With Elizabeth greets Juliana and Bernhard after King & Queen at Victoria, Followed by others

    NAVAL BRITISH. British Navy gives Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard 21 guns salute as they near Dover on "Jacob van Heemskerck"..Dutch Cruiser

    RAILWAYS. Queen Juliana & Prince Bernhard enter Royal Train at Dover..steams off..pulls into Victoria..get out..met by Royalty

    VICTORIA MEMORIAL. Procession of Horseguards Household Cavalry leading 2 landaus holding King with Juliana & Queen with Bernhard on state visit pass Memorial..Very Good long shot showing approaches and coaches as they enter.

    VICTORIA STATION King and Queen receive Juliana and Bernhard followed by Princess & Dignitaries,,decorations

    Queen Juliana of the Netherlands (1948-1980), Prince Bernhard zur Lippe-Biesterfeld; Royalty

    ship, boat, salute, sailor, sailors, gun salute, Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Margaret, carriage, calvary, crowds, parade, procession, guard, guards, flags, Union Jack, Big Ben
    Background: Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands visit England, arrive in Dover by ship, travel to London by train, meet King George VI, Queen Mary and Princess Elizabeth, travel by carriage to Buckingham Palace through crowded streets

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    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
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