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    Nigeria, Africa: GV Government House. SV Queen knighting Sir Abubakar Sultan of Sokoto Knight of Grand Cross of order of British Empire. Longer V Queen investing Alahi Haruna emier of Gwandu with O.B.G. Commander Closer V Queen gettingout of car and entering Lugard Hall. SV Shakes hands with woman. INT SHOT LV Lugard Hall SV Queen receiving address. GV Kabuna. GV Children lined up on the parade ground waiting for A Queen with Duke. SCU Little girl half way up the stairs to present Queen with bouquet. SCU Little girl and boy carrying a present each for royal children walk accross camera. SV Queen and Duke in jeep driving towards camera through rows of children pans to SCU. CU little boy waving. SV Queen and party inspecting village. They stop by some little girls playing hop scothe. SCU Ditto. SCU Duke bending over talking to basket worker on ground. SV Queen walking towards camera away from village. SCU Children waving flags. SV Children waving flags. GV Looking over tin mine water running out down slope. SV Duke looking over mines pointing out to guide something of interest. GV Looking into basin men shooting jet of water on to side of hill. GV House of Assembly crowds in FG. GV Crowd shot sitting down outside General Assembly. SV Queen and Duke of balcony waving to crowd on assembly building. SV Crowd awaiting investiture. SV Doctor J.L. Mcletchie being knighted CU Queen turning sideways picking up medal for next presentation. SV Queen presents medal to Reverent Mother Mary Osmonde coming towards camera. CU Little child with camera in front of face taking picture. Longer V Garden party at Enugu showing Government House in BG Royal standard is carried behind by a nigerian. SCU Queen talking to dark men in white suit. Longer V Queen shaking hands with black man with white robe with spots on it with a chequered headscarf SV Queen and Duke arriving at Enugu Stadium in car. SV St. Mary's practising school Agulu Awka Dancers in the stadium dancing in little straw skirts. SCU Queen and Duke in box Duke
    pointing out something of interest. SV People doing the Igbakwu dance in stadium. SCU Ditto. SCU Queen and Duke in box applauding.



    British Empire; Royalty; Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain (b. 1926, reigned 1952- )




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    TURNER
    Nigeria

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    Film ID:
    VLVADC8804ZWX2DD2MIC9JPIU0EDF
    Media URN:
    VLVADC8804ZWX2DD2MIC9JPIU0EDF
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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