• Short Summary

    King Paul and Queen Frederika of Greece drove Jan.15 to Kaissariani, one of Athens' poorest suburbs, to give dowry booklets to young daughters of poor families.

  • Description

    1.
    LV Queen and King greeted, Queen receives bouquet.
    0.07

    2.
    SV King and Queen shake hands with officials.
    0.10

    3.
    SCU Children wave flags.
    0.12

    4.
    LV King and Queen walk to school.
    0.16

    5.
    LV INT..School - people applaud.
    0.19

    6.
    SV King presents certificate.
    0.23

    7.
    SCU Mother kisses Queen's band.
    0.25

    8.
    LV King presents certificate - pan to Queen and hand kisses.
    0.34

    9.
    SV King presents certificates, child does not kiss King's hand, but pats it.
    0.47

    10.
    SCU..Queen being kissed.
    0.51

    11.
    LV King and Queen leave.
    0.56



    Initials JRG/V/AHS/PB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: King Paul and Queen Frederika of Greece drove Jan.15 to Kaissariani, one of Athens' poorest suburbs, to give dowry booklets to young daughters of poor families. The booklets entire them to a dowry in cash at 18.

    The meeting place for the Royal couple and the poor was in a beflagged school. A large crowd greeted the King and Queen as they arrived. Boy Scouts were on duty at the entrance. After distributing the booklets the King and Queen spoke in turn with the children and their parents.

    Queen Frederika, President of the Greek Red Cross, is a tireless worker for the poor and for refugees.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADR9T7PEJ8KD9CFSVX1D7UZLKI
    Media URN:
    VLVADR9T7PEJ8KD9CFSVX1D7UZLKI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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