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    Pond Inlet, Baffin Island, Canada: GV Eskimos in sleighs towards. SV Ditto. CU Rev. Donald Whitbrea, Anglican Missionary ringing bell. SV Rev. greeting Eskimos. CU Eskimos enter Church. LV Assembly in Church. SV Rev. Whitbrea delivering message. CU Woman. SCU Children. SV Rev. shakes hands with Eskimos as they leave.



    Holywell, N. Wales: GTV Crowds following precession. GV Clergy hold Service at First Station. Tilt shot Shrine. GV Procession & people moving onto top of hill. Closer V Ditto. Pan V Cross to Clergy & crowd. TV Crowd praying. Tilt shot Down Service round cross.



    Southwark, England: GV Southwark Cathedral, pan down to crowd. SV Queen receiving posy. SCU Crowd watching. SV Royals towards & Duke receiving posy. SV Crowd outside Cathedral. SV Queen coming out of Cathedral. CU Queen & Duke speaking to people as they leave. SCU Mr. & Mrs. Freeman aged 74 & 81, posing with Maunday money. CU Money in hand.



    ENGLAND: PERFECT EASTER. Hastings:- Women visitors compete in hat competition. Hastings, England GV Hastings. TV Crowds with women wearing Fashionable hats. GV Girls lined up with Mayor, Alderman F.T. Hussey judging hats. CU Pan On Women's hats. LV Mayor about to present the prize to Betty Marks of London. SCU Ditto. SV Mayor shaking hands with Mr. & Mrs. Price - she won prize for Easter bonnet, (they are honeymoon couple)



    ENGLAND: PERFECT EASTER. Heath Row:- Sir Winston & Lady Churchill leave for holiday. Heath Row, London, England Sir Winston & Lady Churchill walking towards plane, B.E.A. Viscount. SBV They go up steps, Churchill turns & raises hat to crowd, then goes into plane. CU Flag of the Cinque Port Warden flying on plane. GV Pan B.E.A. Viscount taxi-ing for take-off., plane's name is Henry Hudson.



    ENGLAND: PERFECT EASTER. Champion of Champions, 1,000-metres cycle race won by Keith Harrison. Herne Hill, England GV Pan Start of 1,00-metre sprint race. Shot Crowd. SV Cyclists going slow. Shot Crowd with cyclists moving faster. GV Pan Keith Harrison winning sprint race. SV Leslie Holmes presenting trophy to Harrison. SCU Harrison.



    ENGLAND: PERFECT EASTER. Goodwood:-Star of Bank Holiday meeting is Roy Salvadori, of London. Goodwood, England GTV Start of Richmond Trophy Race. GV Cars through curve. Closer V Ditto - car No.7. driven by Stirling Moss. SV Another car through curve. SV Moss rounding bend. SV Car No.10. driven by Roy Salvadori. GV Pan Two cars along straight pan to BV. SV Car No.10, Moss, through curve. SCU Duke of Kent watching. SV Salvadori being flagged in as winner. SV Salvadori out of car. Shot Crowd. SCU Salvadori drinking out of Cup.



    ENGLAND: PERFECT EASTER. Chatham:- Navy Day sees R.N. playing host to visiting public. Chatham, England GV Ships dressed over-all. SV Visitors on ship. SV Little boy handling gun. SCU Ditto. GV Helicopter in flight with type in net underneath. SV Youngsters looking up. GV Types looking at Guided Missile. Another V Ditto. Another V Ditto. GV Chatham.



    U.S.A.: PERFECT EASTER. Washington:-Eisenhower makes short speech about Churchill's retirement from Prime Minister position. White House, Washington, D.C., U.S.A. CU President D.C. Eisenhower speaks:-(Nat.sd.) CU Ditto:-(Nat.sd.)-Dubbing shot SV Cameramen filming in garden of White House.



    SOUND EFFECTS.



    CU President D.D. Eisenhower speaks:- "I have greatly respected and valued my associations with a man so great as Winston Churchill. Now if I dare, I should like to address the world a word directly to Sir Winston." CU...."Good Luck/to you in your retirement, to you and your family all the happiness that is possible for a human to have."



    Royalty; Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain (b. 1926, reigned 1952- ), Ceremonies - Royal; Religion and Superstition; Canada; Indigenous People; Fashion and Costume; Personalities - Sport; Navy - Display; Personalities - Politicians; Personalities - Relatives; Entertainment and Leisure; Ceremonies - Royal; Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (1874-1965), Clementine Ogilvy Hozier (1885-1977) Baroness Spencer-Churchill; Competitions; Cycling; Inuit; Navy - Display




    Initials


    N.F.B.C.
    OTHER SECTIONS & WHOLE STORY UNDER - HOLIDAYS. EASTER.
    DUDLEY
    G.B.
    READ
    GEMMELL
    HAWKINS
    FARMER

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAPXII3MQP4L3ED8LURUVWBTZ3
    Media URN:
    VLVAAPXII3MQP4L3ED8LURUVWBTZ3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/04/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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