People wait for news as King George VI has an operation on his lung.
Full title reads: "A Nation Watches".
London. People wait for news as King George VI has an operation on his lung.
GV Crowds in front of Buckingham Palace. SV Crowds in front of Palace. SV Pressmen sitting and waiting around. CU Camera on ground. SV Pan messenger boy leaving Palace.
Library shots - SV Int. King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (Later Queen Mother) at Christening. CU Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II), pan down to baby, Princess Anne. SV Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh lifts Prince Charles onto settee watched by King. CU Cameraman. CU King and Prince Philip. LV Family Group.
GV Crowds outside Palace. SV Princess Margaret arriving by 'plane Viking. CU King's flight insignia. SV Towards Princess Margaret being escorted to car. CU Duke of Windsor acknowledging greetings. LV Marlborough House. SV Pan Duke of Gloucester leaving Marlborough House in car. SV Pan Queen Mary, Princess Royal and Earl of Athlone in car.
CU Newspaper headlines 'Operation Today'. CU Mr Clement Price-Thomas, King's doctor, sitting in car. SV Pan, car driving off. SV Crowds. SV Pan doctor's car arriving, driving through gates. VS of people going to pray at Westminster Abbey, Country Church and St. Pauls Cathedral. VS of crowds and pressmen reading bulletin at Buckingham Palace.