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    Lagos Nigeria, West Africa: TGV Cathedral church of Christ at Lagos with crowds. Lining street. SV Queen and Duke are greeted by Archbishop of West Africa and Bishop of Lagos. CU Small Nigerian girl in crowd. SV Queen and Duke Archbishop and Bishop enter church LV Troops lined up at Lagos Racecourse for colours ceremony. SV Queen inspecting troops Nigerian officer holding umbrella for Queen it is raining CU Nigerian soldier. GV Queen hands over colour stands back for a moment. Angle V line of troops SIDE V Queen on dais and Duke for march past Duke salutes. LV Ditto troops marching past with colours. GV Crowd lining race course. LV Queen and V.I.P. 's walking through stone archway up to Orthopaedic hospital...SV Small Nigerian girl present bouquet to Queen SV Queen and official enter ward. SCU Nigerian mother sitting up in bed with baby waving flag. SV Queen talks to patient in bed. GV Government House at Lagos with people in gardens. LV Queen and Duke of Edinburgh come out of Government House SV Queen decends steps with Sir James Robertson ?? the Governor and proceeds to the Garden party. GV Queen and Sir James walking thro garden amongst guest. SCU Ditto. GV Queen introduced to Oba Adeniji Adele 11. SCU Chief Oba Adeniji Adele 11. SCU Chief Oba Adeniji Adele 11 introduces the Queen to other Nigerian chiefs. Nearer V Ditto GV Federal House of representatives. LV Queen and Duke ascend to the throne at far end of the hall TSV Members of the house. SV The Queen seated hands a document to an officer. SCU Sir Frederick Metcalfe who is the speaker of the House. CU Nigerian member with colorful head-dress. CU Chief Okatie Eboh Minister of Labour sitting in house with straw hat on with large plumbs attached. LV Queen and Duke leave the ceremony room members bowing as they pass. GV Crowd outside law courts in Lagos. LV Procession of judges marching in front of law courts. SV Three white judges and one Nigerian judge marching in procession. GV Crowd SV Queen getting out of car and greeted by Governor Gener
    al who presents to her the Chief Justices of Federal and High courts. SV Queen and inspector General of police walking towards camera in front of crowd SV Judges sitting watching. SV Master Olumbmni Jibowu (Mr. Justice's son) presents bouquet to the Queen in bowing he persists in looking at the camera instead of the Queen. SCU Nigerians in crowd. SV Queen on balcony in front of law courts is presented a figure of justice by chief Justice of High court of Justice of Lagos and Southern Cameroon. SCU Two Nigerians in crowd. SV Queen and Duke waving from balcony to crowd.



    Royalty; Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain (b. 1926, reigned 1952- ), Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten) (b. 1921), Religion and Superstition; Military - Ceremonial; Medicine and Health; Social Events; Crime, Justice and Law Enforcement; Ceremonies - Religious; Ceremonies - Political; Ceremonies - Opening




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    TURNER.
    Lagos

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8KI6P319G628I57YNWC7YLXU2
    Media URN:
    VLVA8KI6P319G628I57YNWC7YLXU2
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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