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  • Short Summary

    George II, former King of Greece, takes part in Carnival in Cromer with ex-Queen, Elizabeth.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Ex-King George and Queen Elizabeth of Greece, welcomed by Sir William Bull as King Canute, and take part in Fete and Carnival".

    Cromer, Norfolk.

    M/S of King George and Queen Elizabeth walking down steps coming from ivy covered mansion. Waiting on steps are people in fancy dress, including man with long beard and Viking's helmet - King Canute. King Canute bows and reads from large scroll. C/U of (former) King George II of Greece, pan to show Queen Elizabeth.

    Note: a green tinted print of this story exists.

    Cuts exist - see separate records for details.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    632.04
    Media URN:
    26133
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:16:00 / 01:04:55:00
    Canister:
    G 1323

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