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  • Short Summary

    King George II returns to Athens.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Greece Acclaims George II. Wild scenes as King returns to Athens".

    Athens, Greece.

    CU of signal flags being raised on ship.

    MS of naval warships in harbour.

    MS of King George II of Greece in naval uniform.

    MS sailors raise their hats in salute.

    A launch brings the King ashore. He is greeted by various dignitaries.

    Top view of large crowds watching the King driving through the streets in open car.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. Presumably from 1930s Gazettes. King George II returned to Greece in December 1935.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1881.09
    Media URN:
    75465
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1935
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:11:00 / 01:37:54:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 1

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