The American Ambassador is honoured at the start of the Edinburgh Festival.
Full title reads: "Edinburgh Honours US Ambassador".
MV American Ambassador Mr Lewis Douglas and his wife alighting from car and being received by the Lord Provost of Edinburgh, Sir Andrew Murray. MV Guard of Honour come to attention. SV Towards Douglas, accompanied by officer, walks to guard of honour and talks to first man. CU Douglas talking to guard of honour and walks on. SV Towards Douglas inspecting guard of honour, followed by Lord Provost. He turns into second rank. SV Towards and pan Douglas inspecting guard of honour. CU Pan Douglas inspecting guard of honour. SV Pan Douglas, accompanied by Lord Provost, walking towards cathedral.
SV Crowd outside St. Giles Cathedral. LV Procession of City dignitaries making way to Cathedral. SV Angle shot, Cathedral pan down to head of procession entering. SV City dignitaries in procession pan as they enter Cathedral. SV Crowd. SV Pan Douglas, accompanied by Lord Provost, walking towards cathedral.