• Short Summary

    Princess Juliana and Prince Bernhard sign register to record their betrothal and the Prince lights a beacon in city centre which will burn until their wedding. The Hague, Holland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Beacon of Betrothal lit by Princess Juliana's fiance at the Hague.

    Holland (The Netherlands)

    M/S of huge cart of flowers wheeled down the street. M/S of long strands of greenery descending from buildings, men wrap ribbons around them. Various shots of bunting and decorations around the city. M/S of the royal coat of arms. C/U of quill pen used to sign register to record betrothal. M/S of Princess Juliana and Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld emerging after signing the register. The Prince lights a beacon in the city centre which will burn until the wedding. M/S of flaming beacon, various shots of the royal couple smiling.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    905.01
    Media URN:
    13289
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/12/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:07:00 / 01:01:30:00
    Canister:
    36/105

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