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    Eleuthera, West Indies: GOOD SCENES. ROLL 1. Air V Eleuthera. SV Heron plane taxi-ing on tarmac. SV Princess down plane steps & is greeted by Mr. George Roberts, President of the Bahamas Legislative Council. SCU Princess shaking hands with Lt. Commander, A.G. Garrety, Commanding Officer of the U.S. Naval Detachment at Eleuthera. SCU Pan Princess walking past. SCU Dark girls talking & laughing. Side V Dark children waving flags & singing. FV Princess seated on dais. SV Head Master of School reading welcome speech. SCU Princess seated on dais listening. SCU Princess down steps from dais, with Roberts. Side V Princess with Roberts greeting people. BV Ditto.



    Nassau, Bahamas, West Indies: GV Royal yacht 'BRITTANIA' in harbour at Nassau. SCU Photographers - sea b-g. SV Princess greeted by Governor of the Bahamas, Earl of Ranfurly - Lord Thomas Knox, K.C.M.G. Shot Crowd, on roof pan down to Princess & Governor. SCU Coloured children looking on. LV Decorated Post Office Building. SV Margaret, Governor & other on dais, showing Iris Peake, Margaret's Lady-in-Waiting. SCU Margaret with Governor, Iris Peake in picture. GV Craft in Nassau Regatta. GV Princess, Governor & his wife on board boat 'ENCHANTRESS' anchored off-shore to watch regatta. Closer V Ditto. GV Crowd on quayside.



    GTV Looking at Christchurch Cathedral. SV Princess shakes hands with Church dignitaries. STV Elderly man & woman looking on. SV Princess walking to car. STV Royal yacht 'BRITTANIA' leaving Nassau. GV 'BRITTANIA' at sea.



    GOOD SCENES. ROLL 1.



    SV Coloured children marching into camera, carrying flags. STV Dark kiddies watching. SV Princess Margaret out of car, Iris Peake in b-g. CU Dark girl watching. Side V Princess Margaret on dais at mike, at the Clifford Park Children's rally. Side V Margaret seated on dais, listening to man speaking., Peake in b-g. Side V 1 white & 1 black girl with presents for Princess, white girl walks to Margaret & presents her with gift, then black girl starts to walk forward. CU Princess receiving gift from white girl, as above scene. Side V Princess seated looking at present. CU Princess opening present. Side CU Princess speaking at mike. Angle V People watching from top of building, Old Power House of For Charlotte?? GTV Princess in landrover, thru lines of kids. FV Pan Ditto Peake in back of landrover. SV Kiddies waving & cheering.



    FV Princess towards in landrover - Photographer waves to her & she waves back. CU The Black & white girls who presented gifts to Margaret. SCU Pan to BV Princess in landrover, waves. SV White kiddies watching. SV Princess down steps from dais & into car. 2 LV's Cars with people around them.



    SCU Pan Princess Margaret in the Salvation Army School for the Blind, talking to blind man. SCU Ditto, Iris Peake in b-g. SCU Princess talking to blind people. SV Princess down steps in Evening dress with Government House Gardens. SCU Princess & Governor pose for still photographers. STV Int. Princess with Governor shaking hands with people. STV Ditto, Peake in b-g. Close TV Princess talking to people.



    SCU Princess wearing sunglasses at airport, with Iris Peake in b-g; SV Men standing by Heron plane. SBV Princess into plane for her visit to Eleuthera, followed by others. SV Pan People watching.



    SV Pan to BV Heron plane carrying Princess Margaret to Eleuthera taxi-ing.



    SV & SCU Princess with Governor, Earl of Ranfurly posing, people around them. SV Pan types watching. GV princess on Parade Ground inspecting Police Honour Guard. SV Princess with Governor walking across ground. SV Princess with Governor greeting people. SV Pan Princess with Governor. BV Princess up steps of plane, Canopus, turn & waves. SV Governor & people waving goodbye. GV Canopus taxi-ing.



    ENGLAND: WELCOME, PRINCESS MARGARET. Nassau:- H.R.H. sees harbour regatta before saying goodbye to West Indies. Heath Row:- Queen, Duke, Queen Mother & royal children meet Princess Margaret on her return. Heath Row, London, England GV Canopus taxi-ing at London Airport. SCU Duke of Edinburgh with Sir Miles Thomas, & Prince Charles & Princess Anne. SV Canopus on tarmac. SV Queen Mother pointing out plane to Charles, Anne & Queen in picture. SV Margaret waving from plane window. SV Royale waving back. LTV Royals walking towards plane. STV Pan Ditto, pan on Anne walking. GV Royals near steps of Canopus. BV Royals up Canopus steps. SV Crowd watch from behind barrier. GLV Margaret down plane steps. SCU Ditto. LV Rest of Royals down plane steps. Side V Princess Margaret shaking hand with Officials. LV Margaret walks & shake hands with man. SV Crowd watching. LV Royals walking across tarmac. SCU Pan Queen, Queen Mother, & Princess Margaret who is waving, walking along, pan to Queen Mother & Princess Margaret walking.



    GOOD SCENES. ROLL 2.



    SV Duke of Edinburgh with Sir Miles Thomas & Prince Charles & Princess Anne on roof watching, pan on Charles he points, then walks & leans over rail looking, Anne walks up to him. SV Ditto, posing. SV Duke talking to Charles, Anne in picture, Duke turns round & points. SCU Charles & Anne watching. SCU Charles, Anne with Duke of Edinburgh & Sir Miles Thomas. SCU Charles & Anne, Charles points & then says something to Thomas pan up to include Duke & Thomas. SCU Charles & Anne who is shouting. SCU Queen, Duke, Charles & Anne with male in picture. SCU Charles & Anne at door of Airport building. SCU Charles & Anne, they point & Queen Mother comes out to them. SCU Queen Mother with Anne & Charles, she shakes hands with someone out of picture, then Charles run out of picture, & comes back followed by Queen. 2 SCU's Anne touching Queen's handbag. SV Anne dancing around in front of Queen, Queen Mother, Charles in picture. LV Canopus taxi-ing towards. SCU Queen, Queen Mother & children watching pan along showing other personalities. SV Canopus taxi-ing to standstill. SCU Royals start to walk towards plane. SV Margaret at plane window. SV Pan Duke, Anne & Charles towards plane, along carpet. TCV Anne, she turns & runs back to Queen, Queen Mother, Charles etc., BV Royals walking along carpet. LBV Ditto. SBV Royals up plane steps. SV Margaret out of Canopus walks down steps. SV Margaret shaking hands with people at side of picture, Queen, Queen Mother, Duke, Anne & Charles down plane steps. STV Margaret walking across airport, Charles in b-g. STV Queen, Queen Mother & Margaret walking across airport. STV Pan on Queen, Queen Mother & Margaret walking along carpet, pan to BV Showing Margaret waving.



    Royalty; Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain (b. 1926, reigned 1952- ), Queen Elizabeth of Great Britain, the Queen Mother (1900- ), Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten) (b. 1921), Prince Charles of Great Britain, Prince of Wales (b. 1948), Princess Anne of Great Britain, Princess Royal (b. 1950), Princess Margaret (Rose) of Great Britain, Countess of Snowdon (b. 1930), Aviation; British Empire; Ships and Boats




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    Nassau

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7N8JQ3PUZS833V3PO9NA5HBCT
    Media URN:
    VLVA7N8JQ3PUZS833V3PO9NA5HBCT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:22:00
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    N/A

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