• Short Summary

    Addis Ababa prepares to celebrate Haile Selassie's 25th coronation anniversary.

  • Description

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (Abyssinia).

    GV. Addis Ababa's the triumph arch over the broad Churchill Avenue. GV. The old market. LV. Old market showing new building in background. LV. Old market with clothes hanging out of the old shacks. GV. Main street in Addis Ababa showing new building. LV. Local inhabitants walking about in front of the new King George Bar. SV. Pan to local Abyssinians walking past camera. SV. Pan, Emperor of Ethiopia Haile Selassie stepping out of car with children, and he walks up steps into building.

    (Lav.) (Orig.B.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    555.03
    Media URN:
    31324
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/11/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:26:00 / 01:04:01:00
    Canister:
    55/89

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