Celebration of 25th Anniversary of Air Service between Belgium and Britain.
Lympe, Kent. Some sound toward the end of the announcer at the event and Sir Roderick Carr speaking.
BELGIAN CHOCOLATE FOR BRITISH CHILDREN. Var. shots children looking at plane flying. M.S. Plane taxiing in. Pan to children waiting. M.S. People stepping down from aircraft. M.S. People waiting for plane to arrive (2) M.S. Handing over ceremony taking place. S.C.U. Sabena angle shots. M.S. Handing down chocolate from plane. S.C.U. British children taking choc. M.S. Group of British children walking with choc. C.U. Children's faces pan to case of choc. M.S. Crowd gathered round plane. M.S. Case of choc carried to hanger. C.U. Case of choc. C.U. 2 Little girls receive choc. C.U. Little girl looking at choc.(2 shots). C.U.. Girl opening choc. C.U.(2) Little girl eating choc. C.U. Little girl watching. C.U. 2 children receiving bars of choc. C.U. Bars of choc. held by little girl. C.U. Little girl eating choc. M.S. Crowd calling for choc. C.U. Boy eating choc. C.U.. Boy's hands breaking bar of choc. C.U. Boy eating choc. C.U. Children's hands holding choc. Pan to face. C.U. Boy eating choc. M.S. Boy with 2 bars of choc. in hands. & C.U. Var. shots of children eating & holding choc. M.S. (2) Crowd in front of hanger. C.U. Parcels of choc. M.S. Children looking at parcels of choc. S.C.U. Girls looking at choc. C.U. Girl. Pan to parcel of choc. C.U. Girl's head looking down, pan to parcel. M.S. Belgian flag. L.S. Plane flying overhead. Pan. M.S. Crowd listening. L.S. Aircraft flying overhead. M.S. Crowd. Aircraft taxiing in. C.U. Sir Roderick Carr speaking: "To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the first flight by Sabena aircraft from Belgium to this airport was on the 23rd May, 1923." M.S. Crowd listening to speech. M.S. Crowd clapping.
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Note: sound starts at time code 01:50:20.