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  • Short Summary

    King George V and Queen Mary leave London for Bognor to aid King's recovery from illness.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Here's health unto his Majesty. With nation's heartfelt wishes for speedy and complete recovery, the King leaves for sunshine house at Bognor. London.

    L/S's of crowds waiting outside Buckingham Palace, the camera pans across them. M/S of flag being lowered as they leave. M/S as the car carrying King George V and his nurse leaves, a curtain is drawn so we cannot see him. Another car carrying Queen Mary leaves the gates. People wave as they drive down country lanes. M/S of nurse in King's car as they drive past. L/S of the house they will be staying in.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    778.10
    Media URN:
    36300
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/02/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:03:00 / 01:12:40:00
    Canister:
    G 1580

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