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  • Short Summary

    Prince Albert, the Duke of York, opens University Settlement Extension in Liverpool.

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    Title: "H.R.H. The Duke of York visits Liverpool to open University Settlement Extension".

    M/S of Prince Albert and Elizabeth, the Duchess of York, walking up a row of terrace houses, accompanied by a small group of local dignitaries, they past a troop of boy scouts and in the background is a crowd on onlookers.

    Good C/U of the Prince shaking hands with a group of men, the Prince turns and opens a large door behind him - the official inauguration ceremony of the University Settlement Extension. Various shots of the Prince talking to various dignitaries in the hall way of the new university building, including the mayor and a man in military uniform.

    Various M/Ss of the Prince, accompanied by a scout master, walking down the row of terrace houses, inspecting a troop of boy scouts, the mayor and other dignitaries follow. M/S of the troop of scouts raising their hats in the air, balanced on the end of their (fake?) rifles; they are cheering the Prince and his wife as their car drives away.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:08:00 / 01:31:26:00
    G 1276

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