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    Salisbury, S.Rhodesia, S.Africa: GOOD SCENES.: SV Queen Mother followed by Princess Margaret down steps of plane, greeted by Major General Sir John Kennedy. SV Queen Mother greeting V.I.P's. SV Queen Mother with Sir John Kennedy, followed by Princess Margaret across tarmac. CU Queen Mother bidding Sir John farewell. GV Queen Mother & Margaret into car. LV Car leaving airport. Travel V Crowd waving. Travel V Procession towards Salisbury, statue of Cecil Rhodes surrounded by crowds. Closer V Crowds around Cecil Rhode's statute. Shot children waving flags. SV Royal car towards, containing Princess Margaret & Queen Mother pan to BV.



    Matapos, S.Africa: GV Pilgrims at grave of Cecil Rhodes at Matapos - typical Rhodesian countryside in b-g. SV Procession of pilgrims headed by Clergyman up hill. Shot Royal party up hill. GV Pilgrims praying. SV Royals on top of hill singing hymn 'LAND OF OUR BIRTH' SCU Mass of flowers on top of Rhodes Grave. SV Royals looking at flowers on grave. GV Burial place f Rhodes - hill of granite surmounted by boulders.



    Bulawayo, S. Rhodesia, S.Africa: SV Pan Royal car in procession towards Central African Rhodes Centenary Exhibition site. GV Royal car thru gateway of Exhibition. SV Crowds in front of court 'COURT OF RHODES PAVILION' SV Pan Rotating globe on obelisk pan down to GV Mass crowd. SV Queen Mother, Princess margaret & members of the Royal party watching natives at work, using goatskin bellows. Closer V Ditto. SV Queen Mother looking at Native handiwork & curios. GV Mozanbique pavilion. SCU Queen Mother leans forward & admires native girl's costume - turns & waves to her head. GV Guests at garden party. BV Little girls present bouquets to Queen & Margaret.



    Royalty; Queen Elizabeth of Great Britain, the Queen Mother (1900- ), Princess Margaret (Rose) of Great Britain, Countess of Snowdon (b. 1930), History and Archaeology; Exhibitions; British Empire; Zimbabwe; Celebrations - Anniversaries (Impersonal)




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    Southern Rhodesia

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6CKWVOD6ITHGVWCM3RE8K7KE
    Media URN:
    VLVA6CKWVOD6ITHGVWCM3RE8K7KE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
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    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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