• Short Summary

    The City of London pays tribute to Princess Margaret on her return from Caribbean tour.

  • Description

    Mansion House, London.

    GV. Interior, guests at Mansion House lunch. SV. Top table, Lord Mayor of London, Sir Alderman Seymour Howard, Princess Margaret, Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Geoffrey Fisher and others. SCU. Princess chatting to Archbishop. CU. Lord Mayor of London. CU. Archbishop laughing with Princess Margaret. SV. Guests applaud. SV. Princess Margaret rises to speak, guests stand and applaud her, & SCU. Guests sit down and applaud her. SCU. Guests sit down. CU. Mr and Mrs Clement Attlee. SCU. Princess speaking (she stands to speak, natural sound): "I have been deeply touched by expressions of good wishes... always a delight to be home after a long journey... very happy to be here in London today..." CU. Princess continues - talks of wonderful scenery she has seen in past few weeks etc., SV. Guests applauding. LV. Princess Margaret seated as gusts applaud.

    (F.G.) (Orig "I")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    511.04
    Media URN:
    30538
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/03/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:08:00 / 01:07:53:00
    Canister:
    55/20

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