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    Olympia, Earls Court, London, England: SV Pan Princess Margaret entering Olympia, Lord Rothermere accompanying her. GV Princess followed by crowds. SV Princess walks towards porcelain & china stand. FV Princess looking at exhibits. Closer V Ditto. GV Crowds below as Princess visits stands & gallery. Pan V Princess looking at Sandwich toaster. SCU Princess. SCU Man exhibiting squeezer. LV Margaret walking towards. SV Princess receiving bouquet & walking towards exit....R. BLUE.



    GOOD SCENES. G Elev V Exhibition hall & pan down. Shot 2 People past stand. SV Woman demonstrates kitchen cabinet. CU Hands opening kitchen cabinet. SCU Man showing sandwich toaster. CU Ditto. CU Model eating sandwich from toaster. SCU Woman showing 'STEP ON IT' mop wringer. CU Ditto. SV Kenwood electric chef demonstrated. CU Ditto. TV Batteries at rear of stand to work elec. shef (Elec; strike) pan to demonstrators CU Hoover steam iron. CU Advertisement for 'ATOMIC STRIP' draught excluder, model opens door & shows draught excluder around framework. GV Diamond stand as public pass. TV Diamonds laid out behind glass as public watch. CU Model has diamond necklace placed around her neck. TV Another ditto, public & photogs. surround. CU Detective guarding diamonds. CU Two models wearing diamonds & pan down from tiara to diamond cluster on dress. GV Models with cocktail, table as centre of table rises. CU Ditto, showing bottles & glasses. CU Woman & child show collapsible 'PUT U UP'KINGBED' SV Ditto as little girl helps. GV Girls working on making shirts as Arthur Askey towards came a & sits by girl. CU Arthur stitching shirt. GV Ditto, he stands up holds up shirt, takes off his coat. & on tries on shirt. CU Men watch & laugh. CU Arthur wearing shirt & gesticulating 'Big Head'.



    Royalty; Princess Margaret (Rose) of Great Britain, Countess of Snowdon (b. 1930), Domestic Life; Exhibitions




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    MOVIETONE, READ & HAWKINS.
    Olympia

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7UXWSWEC513AM5OTAL84AI8W3
    Media URN:
    VLVA7UXWSWEC513AM5OTAL84AI8W3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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