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  • Short Summary

    Dona Fabiola, the fiancee of King Baudouin of Belgium, gets warm welcome in Madrid, Spain.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Dona Fabiola, fiancee of King Baudouin of Belgium, in Madrid. Spain.

    MS car emerging from drive. MS cameramen and crowd. Various shots Dona Fabiola arriving at and leaving building. Various shots of her car surrounded by crowds of people, it drives off. MS street scene in Madrid showing traffic. MS Dona Fabiola entering building.

    Various shots as Belgian Ambassador Viscount Berryer receives members of the press in his home, and says that Fabiola will be loved as Queen of the Belgians. LS photograph of King Baudouin on a piano. MS as Belgian Ambassador and press drink a toast to Dona Fabiola and King Baudouin.

    MS street scene as cars pass camera. Various shots of Dona Fabiola as she arrives at a charity establishment in Madrid where she is to distribute gifts and sweets among the aged, she stops to speak with several people before entering the building.

    CU sign on wall in Spanish stating "Home for the Poor". MS's as small group playing guitars offer Dona Fabiola a serenade. MS as Dona Fabiola leaves building and walks over students' cloaks which have been laid down for her.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:15:00 / 01:42:47:00
    UN 3411 F

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