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    Paris, France

    MS Low angle shot of control tower of Paris airport with French tricolour flying in front of it. (Poor quality). LS Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Prince Philip (Duke of Edinburgh) and party leaving airport buildings. MS Top shot of Elizabeth, Philip and party leaving. Pan. MS Elevated shot, saluting guard of honour. MS Troops presenting arms. (Poor quality). MS Elevated shot back view Royal party proceeding to inspect troops. MS Another angle of same side /front view. CU Elizabeth and Philip inspecting troops, running on to them bidding farewell to officials, including Pierre de Gaulle, Mayor of Paris. MS Back view of Elizabeth and Philip about to board Viking aircraft. CU Side view of Philip and Elizabeth boarding aircraft. CU Pierre de Gaulle and other French civilian and military officials waving goodbye. LS Viking aircraft moving away from boarding point. LS Pan of aircraft taking off and climbing (poor quality). CU Full screen of the Union Jack flying (good shot). (2 shots).

    Note: Original paperwork reads: "Date received 19/5/48".

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:43:00 / 01:58:59:00
    UN 1935 F
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    UN 1935 F
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