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    Brussels, Belgium.

    Full titles read: "ATTEMPTING ASSASSINATION OF CROWN PRINCE OF ITALY - Our Cameraman secures unique record."

    Intertitle reads: "King Albert meets the Prince on arrival to ask for the hand of Princess Marie - Jose."

    L/S's of the Crown Prince with crowds of people at Brussels train station. M/S of the Prince in very regal dress uniform standing next to King Albert, he salutes.

    Intertitle reads: "PRINCE HUMBERTO [Umberto] - who narrowly escaped assassination in Brussels."

    M/S's of the Prince in smart suit talking with dignitaries. L/S's and M/S's of the Prince and the King walking down steps. M/S's of the Prince with other dignitaries in dress uniform placing floral wreath at base of the grave of the unknown soldier. A small crowd watches the ceremony.

    Note: The name of Prince Umberto's attempted assailant was Di Rossa.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/10/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    18686
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    806.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:58:00 / 01:49:52:00
    Canister:
    G 1654
    Sort Number:
    G 1654
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    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    Assassination La Grande Storia- Mussolini Early Brussels Italian Royals
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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