• Short Summary

    PRINCESS MARGARET AND LORD SNOWDON WERE WELCOMED BY THEIR HOST, CANADIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER GEORGE DREW, AS THEY ARRIVED AT QUAGLINO'S RESTAURANT IN LONDON, FEB 14, TO ATTEND THE CANADIAN UNIVERSITIES' SOCIETY BALL.

  • Description

    1.
    ANGLE V.EXT.. QUAGLINO'S BALLROOM RESTAURANT.
    0.05

    2.
    SV. PRINCESS MARGARET AND LORD SNOWDON ARRIVE AND ARE GREETED BY CANADIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER DREW.
    0.10

    3.
    ANGLE V.. SIGN OUTSIDE "QUAGLINO'S" PEOPLE INTRODUCED TO PRINCESS MARGARET BY MR. DREW.
    0.22

    5.
    SV. PRINCESS MARGARET ESCORTED DOWN STEPS TO MEET SOCIETY MEMBERS.
    0.36

    6.
    SV. PRINCESS MARGARET SHAKES HANDS.
    0.40

    7.
    CU. PRINCESS MARGARET.
    0.48

    8.
    SV. PRINCESS AND HUSBAND.
    0.53

    9.
    SV. ORCHESTRA PLAYING IN BALLROOM.
    0.58

    10.
    SV. PRINCESS AND HUSBAND TAKE THE FLOOR.
    1.01

    11.
    SV. DANCING TOGETHER.
    1.05

    12.
    CU. DANCING TOGETHER.
    1.10

    13.
    LV. GENERAL DANCING.
    1.14

    14.
    CU PRINCESS AND HUSBAND.
    1.25

    15.
    STV. GENERAL DANCING.
    1.31



    Initials KJ/ROTA/MR/FG



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    Background: PRINCESS MARGARET AND LORD SNOWDON WERE WELCOMED BY THEIR HOST, CANADIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER GEORGE DREW, AS THEY ARRIVED AT QUAGLINO'S RESTAURANT IN LONDON, FEB 14, TO ATTEND THE CANADIAN UNIVERSITIES' SOCIETY BALL.

    THE GUESTS OF HONOUR, WHO HAD LEFT THEIR 3-MONTH-OLD SON IN THE CARE OF HIS NANNY, WERE FIRST TO TAKE THE FLOOR FOR A FOX-TROT AS THE BAND PLAYED "TAKE GOOD CARE OF MY BABY".THEY DANCED ALONE FOR A MINUTE OR SO BEFORE OTHERS, TIMIDLY AT FIRST, JOINED THEM.

    PRINCESS MARGARET, STILL SUN-TANNED FROM HER CARIBBEAN HOLIDAY, WORE AN OFF-THE-SHOULDER, DARK BLUE VELVET DRESS.THE PRINCESS AND HER HUSBAND STAYED UNTIL 1.00AM.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEIW9N7BHLNS3QYPNDXSFQ1PN2
    Media URN:
    VLVAEIW9N7BHLNS3QYPNDXSFQ1PN2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/02/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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