• Short Summary

    Escorted by an R.A.F. Canberra that had taken off specially, the Vickers Viscount carrying Princess?

  • Description

    1.
    G.V. S.O.F.... Viscount tax-ing.


    2.
    L.V. Princess Margaret stepping down from plane, she is greeted by the Governor-Sir Colin Thornley, crowd applaud, camera zooms back.


    3.
    G.V. S.O.F.....Princess stepping on to dais, guard of honour present arms, zoom back, National Anthem is played, camera pans to troops and crowds.


    4.
    L.V. S.O.F.....Princess walks out to inspect guard of honour band play slow march.


    5.
    G.V. S.O.F.....Inspecting troops.


    6.
    L.V. Finishes inspection, walks back.


    7.
    T.V. Princess and Governor walking past spectators clapping, to dais.


    8.
    T.G.V.Zoom... Governor makes welcoming address..



    TRANSCRIPT: SEQ. 8: "Your Royal Highness, a few months ago, as you stepped down from your aircraft"..........S.O.F.ENDS. "and people of British Honduras, a warm and affectionate welcome and of expressing to you the hope of us all that you will greatly enjoy your visit"..........applause.



    PRINCESS MARGARET S.O.F......."I thank you your Excellency for the very kind words with which you have welcomed me..."



    ...."I am deeply locking forward to seeing for myself the people and your lovely country of which I heard so much".....applause, camera zooms back.



    Princess and Governor enter building.




    Initials AW A.W/P.B.



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Escorted by an R.A.F. Canberra that had taken off specially, the Vickers Viscount carrying Princess Margaret to the British Honduras arrived today as Stanley Field Airport, where she was greeted by the Governor, Sir Colin Thornley.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACN5OQ860TXBKI8U20ZX4G4JMC
    Media URN:
    VLVACN5OQ860TXBKI8U20ZX4G4JMC
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/05/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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