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  • Short Summary

    Celebrations for the birth of Princess Margaret in Scotland.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Empire welcomes New Princess. Great rejoicing at Glamis to celebrate the birth of first royal child to be born in Scotland for more than 300!"

    Glamis, Scotland.

    Men raise glasses in toast to the birth of Princess Margaret. A bagpipe band march through the streets, followed by local young people.

    Night scenes of a bonfire / beacon lit to celebrate the happy news.

    Shots of the material piled high before the fire.

    Shots of men indoors raising a toast, more shots of the bonfire. Various shots of celebrations. Men shake hands outside church. Lone bag pipe player plays a celebratory tune. More bagpipers play. A line of bagpipers drink from a bucket.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    719.27
    Media URN:
    6398
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:29:00 / 01:47:38:00
    Canister:
    30/25

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