The ceremony of El Mahmal involves parading the Holy Carpet on its way to Mecca. Cairo.
Unissued / Unused material.
The Holy Carpet leaves for Mecca in El Mahmal ceremony. Cairo, Egypt.
L/S Guard of Honour arriving, M/S Abdel Khawi Ahmed Pasha, representing King Farouk, arriving. M/S as dignitaries salute. L/S Guard marching. Various shots as the carpet is paraded under a Howdah. Various shots of dignitaries watching the parade, they include Mustapha Abdel Razek Pasha. Various shots of parade with different infantry units passing. M/S's dignitaries.
Cataloguer's note: these are selected originals for 'Cairo' in 46/91 on *PM1414*.