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  • Short Summary

    The Duchess of York returns to visit her parents on their Golden Wedding in Scotland.

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    Full title reads: "Glamis Castle - Happy & Homely! - Over thousand guests of every walk of life - including Duke & Duchess of York - the baby princesses - & Sir Harry Lauder attend Earl & Countess Strathmore's golden wedding festivities."

    Glamis Castle, Scotland.

    Earl and Countess of Strathmore shaking hands with guests. Prince Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI) with Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Duchess of York (daughter of Earl Strathmore and later Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother). Duchess of York with Princess Elizabeth. MS. Duke and Duchess with Princess Elizabeth. Princess shaking hands with Sir Harry Lauder. Princess Margaret in pram pushed by Duchess of York. A nanny is walking with them (is this Crawfie?).

    Dupe in UN 59 Z. Poor print in 31/66.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:31:57:00 / 01:33:03:00

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  1. hboyce says

    It won't be Crawfie in this film as it was made in 1931 and she joined the York's household in 1932. She was also a very young woman at that point, and an older woman is shown in the film pushing the pram. shows a picture of Crawfie taken several years later and clearly a different woman.

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