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  • Short Summary

    Prince Albert visits a factory and a football match in Glasgow.

  • Description

    Glasgow, Scotland.

    Title: "Duke of York's busy day - visits Weir Ltd's Works at Cathcart and to the delight of 60,000 - spectators kicks off in football match - Queen's Club".

    M/S of Prince Albert, the Duke of York, walking past a cheering crowd tipping his hat, he is escorted by several men in bowler hats. M/S of the Prince and his entourage inspecting a piece of machinery. M/S of the Prince walking with his entourage past crowds of cheering admirers, he tips is hat and smiles.

    M/S of a troop of bagpipers marching past the packed terraces at Queen's Club. M/S of the Prince walking onto the pitch, passing yet more cheering crowds. M/S of the Prince, his entourage and the men in the terraces standing in silence with their hats removed - looks like they are listening to the National Anthem. C/U of the Prince shaking hands with a line of football players (probably from Celtic). Brief M/S of the Prince taking a kick at a football on the pitch.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    354.19
    Media URN:
    24597
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:29:00 / 01:32:37:00
    Canister:
    G 1117

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