The funeral of Arthur James Balfour in Whittingehame, Lothlothian, Scotland.
Whittingehame, Lothlothian, Scotland.
Full titles read: "HAIL & FAREWELL ! so quietly - and so very simply - they laid Lord Balfour to rest in his beloved Scottish home."
L/S's of picturesque country church. L/S of the funeral procession making it's way down long driveway with trees on either side. A horse drawn cart carries the coffin of the late former Prime Minister Arthur James Balfour. L/S of the procession making it's way along quiet country lane.
Intertitle reads: "Great men of the nation paid homage to memory of the great statesman at Westminster Abbey."
L/S of long queue of people standing in single file outside Westminster Abbey. L/S's of dignitaries arriving at the Abbey by car and on foot, including Ramsay Macdonald, Stanley Baldwin, David Lloyd George and the Duke of York (King George VI, Prince Albert), . L/S of the Duke exiting the church, and talking with the Archbishop of Canterbury (?).
Alternative spelling for search purposes - Ramsey McDonald.