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    France stages an amazing welcome for the King and Queen on their state visit.

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    BOULOGNE, FRANCE: Long view Boulogne Harbour. CU flag unveils Brittania Memorial. Long view Enchantress into Harbour. Semi view coming alongside quay. Semi view King & Queen shaking hands on Enchantress. Side view French sailors at attention. Pan King being piped off boat. Semi view King walks & salutes French Flag. Semi view troops at salute. CU pan King & Queen in train leaving.

    FRANCE: Paris:
    Gen. view train arriving at Bois de Boulogne, Station, Paris. Long view King & Queen out of train & greeted by Lebrun & wife. Semi view King & Queen meeting Herriot & cabinet. Pan down specially built entrance to station. Semi view King saluting. Cut-in French sailors. Long view Lebrun escorting Queen to car. Side view kids waving flags. Semi view Lebrun & King into car. Top view procession down Champs Elysees. Ground view procession. Pan King & Lebrun in car. Crowd shot waving flags. CU pan Queen & Mme. Lebrun in car. Top & semi views procession of Morrocean Spahis past camera. Gen view blimp & Arc de Triomphe & procession. Air view procession round Arc de Triomphe. ground view procession & blimp. Pan King & Lebrun in car. CU crowd waving. Pan Queen & Mme Lebrun in car. Top view procession down Champs Elysees & semi top view do. CU Lebrun & King in car. Gen. view procession over bridge over Seine.

    Semi top view horses over bridge. Semi view & top view procession over bridge. Gen. view procession. Long view procession past tanks. Semi view King's car.

    Royalty; King George VI of Great Britain (1936-52), Queen Elizabeth of Great Britain, the Queen Mother (1900- ), Children; Personalities - Politicians
    Background: France stages an amazing welcome for the King and Queen on their state visit.

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    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
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