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  • Short Summary

    Prince Edward with war veterans, at races and watching military display.

  • Description

    Prince Edward, the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII and then Duke of Windsor) at various events.

    HRH descends steps and meets World War One veterans, including some disabled men in wheelchairs / tricycles. Prince & dignitaries walking away from factory building / mine. Shots of Royal motorcade. Prince lays wreath on war memorial. Prince inspecting more WW1 veterans (in civvies with their medals on display), he stops to chat with some.

    Spacing.

    High angled shot crowd. Prince on high platform looking down. High angled shot horse race in progress. Prince meets sailors on ship. Scottish soldiers march on field. Shots from high above crowd in stadium. High angled shot looking down at display on field - marchers twirling round and waving flags. Prince on high platform. High angled shot of marchers forming shape of crown emblem and then the word "Return".

    Note: title "In Brussels Recently" is misleading - shots of Prince in Belgium are actually in ON 473 C. See record for film id: 2512.04.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2512.05
    Media URN:
    77644
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:45:00 / 01:50:07:00
    Canister:
    ON 473 D

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