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  • Short Summary

    Princess Mary opens hospital extension in Stockton-on-Tees.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Indefatigable in good works. Princess Mary opens new hospital extension".

    Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland.

    M/S of Princess Mary talking to Mayor and couple local dignitaries. L/S, looking over heads of crowd, of Princess Mary joining dignitaries on platform. M/S of Princess Mary sitting on platform, a man next to her is giving a speech. L/S of platform and crowd listening, hospital building behind them.

    Cuts / out takes start at 01:12:35. Some L/Ss of Princess receiving bouquet,giving speech, leaving platform M/S of Princess an entourage entering hospital, arm of cameraman turning handle of another film camera can be seen in foreground. We see the Princess meeting some Girl Guide leaders and ceremonially planting a tree.

    Note: out takes shots are bit fuzzy and unclear - better shots of Princess in edited bit of item. AH 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    638.04
    Media URN:
    26264
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/09/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:41:00 / 01:14:08:00
    Canister:
    G 1332

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