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  • Short Summary

    Prince Arthur of Connaught in South Africa with New Governor General, Jan Christian Smuts.

  • Description

    Pretoria, South Africa.

    Intertitle: "South Africa's New Governor General. Exclusive pictures of arrival of H.R.H. Prince Arthur of Connaught".

    Various shots of Prince Arthur and Jan Christian Smuts, Prime Minister of South Africa, standing on a large balcony with Romanesque columns and a Union Jack. Smuts and Prince Arthur are surrounded by other officials, panning shot from the balcony to show a well-to-do audience sitting on a veranda facing the officials.

    Intertitle: "With General Smuts - South Africa's strong man".

    M/S of Smuts coming out of a building accompanied by several other men. M/S of a party of men, all wearing safari helmets and military uniforms, accompanied by several genteel looking women, they all stand beside several motor cars. C/U of Smuts getting into a car. M/S of a man in a top hat coming out of a building ( Smuts? ).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    224.42
    Media URN:
    22049
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/12/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:55:00 / 01:52:07:00
    Canister:
    G 731

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