• Short Summary

    Abyssinian Emperor Haile Selassie disembarking at Haifa after his battlefield defeat by the invading Italians.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Emperor in Exile - Haile Selassie arrives in Palestine

    PALESTINE: Haifa:
    HMS Enterprise docking in port as Guard of Honour waits on quayside. Sailors carrying boxes of silver dollars Selassie smuggled out of Abyssinia. Empress Menem (Wife of Haile Selassie) down gangway with daughter. Haile Selassie (Exiled Emperor of Abyssinia) down gangway, being greeted by Mayor of Haifa (Italian troopship seen in background) then along past Honour Guard. Departing on train.
    Background: Abyssinian Emperor Haile Selassie disembarking at Haifa after his battlefield defeat by the invading Italians.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5CRZS7RNA90BCFWRH8ZLMPYGV
    Media URN:
    VLVA5CRZS7RNA90BCFWRH8ZLMPYGV
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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