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  • Short Summary

    Sir William Waterlow is elected as new Lord Mayor of London with traditional pageant by City Fathers.

  • Description

    Item title reads - As in Dick Whittington's Time. City workers see pageant of past as City Fathers in full regalia and carrying nosegays proceed to Guildhall to elect Sir William Waterlow London's new Lord Mayor. London.

    M/S as a carriage rides past. M/S as buglers play as it draws up. M/S of the buglers from the side, they are wearing their regalia, they finish the fanfare and walk off. M/S as City Fathers walk along in their robes carrying their nosegays. L/S of Guildhall, they walk towards it. M/S of the old mayor and Sir William in their robes. C/U of Sir William's face.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    804.12
    Media URN:
    18629
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/09/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:36:00 / 01:17:50:00
    Canister:
    G 1646

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