Procession under canopy of diplomats, heralds, Queen Juliana & Prince Bernhard, in church.
Nieuwe Kirk, Amsterdam, Holland.
C.U. Dome of Nieuwe Kirk. L.S. Crowd. Horseman passing in foreground. C.U. Woman showing pass to policeman. L.S. Gen. view of Red Carpet being laid from the Palace to the Church. L.S. Elevated crowd. L.S.& M.S. Dignitaries walking under fishnet canopy towards Church. M.S. side view & L.S. Elevated Diplomats walking to church. L.S. & M.S.(2) Side view colonial delegates walking to Church. M.S.(2) Towards colonial delegates walking to Church. L.S. & M.S.(2) Elevated semi-gen. view inside Church. Dignitaries taking their places. L.S. Elevated gen. view Church. People standing awaiting entrance of Queen Juliana. M.S. Rear view ex-Queen Wilhelmina and party taking their places in Church.(2 shots) L.S. Wilhelmina and party sitting in their places. C.U. Dome of Nieuwe Kirk. M.S. Crowd with soldiers at the present. & L.S. M.S. Heralds walking under canopy followed by gentlemen at arms. M.S. & L.S. (Elevated) Juliana and Prince Bernhard walking towards Kirk. M.S. Towards heralds approaching church, followed by gentlemen at arms. M.S. Towards soldier carrying sword of state. M.S. Bearer carrying Netherlands Coat of Arms. M.S. Towards soldiers carrying standards followed by Juliana and Bernhard, followed by dignitaries. M.S. Dignitaries in church standing. Procession commences to walk down aisle towards thrones. L.S. Standard bearers taking up positions by thrones. M.S. Juliana & Bernhard walking down aisle towards thrones. L.S. Juliana & Bernhard standing at thrones. Dignitaries fussing with Juliana's train. They sit down. L.S. They stand up. C.U. Queen Juliana speaking (sound). Taking oath of office. (Nat.snd) L.S. Juliana & Bernhard arriving at the thrones. L.S. Juliana & Prince Bernhard sitting on thrones. M.S. Gen. view of people in church. L.S. Gen. view dignitaries awaiting arrival of Queen. M.S. Members of Gov. standing in turn and swearing allegiance (2 shots) M.S. King of the Heralds making the official proclamation. M.S. Towards parade through streets of Amsterdam. Military band passing (sound). More soldiers. M.S. Royal Coach proceeding through streets, pan more soldiers followed by military band.
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