• Short Summary

    King Hussein reviews his army at a mammoth parade a few miles from capitol.

  • Description

    Transjordan (Jordan).

    GV pan, the frontier troubled area. SV Arab warrior with machine gun on lookout duties. CU other legionnaires with guns. SV Glubb Pasha (Major General John Glubb) awaiting arrival of King Hussein, & CU. Glubb nearest camera. LV towards and pan, King Hussein arriving with escort. SV villagers watching. SCU King Hussein talking to Glubb. SV party looking over frontier. CU Glubb Pasha and King Hussein, & SV. Glubb Pasha and King Hussein about to leave. SV escorts moving away to resume of troubled area. SCU pan, King Hussein in car. SV people lining road as cars tour area. CU bodyguard riding on jeep. Air view, river Jordan and countryside. General view, pan, Arab Legion Infantry units marching past the King, & STV. SCU King taking salute. STV camel troop of the desert patrol parading past King, & SV. GV armoured corps, vehicles parading past. SV pan, leading car carrying hawk (mascot). CU Arab Legion man. SCU pan, armoured cars going past dais. SCU pan, Arab Legion Royal Artillery. GV Regiment Cavalry parading past, & SV. STV King Hussein taking salute as cavalry pass. SCU pan, Cavalry passing. SV King taking salute. GV troops marching past.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "A")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    162.18
    Media URN:
    29448
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:26:00 / 02:01:15:00
    Canister:
    54/38

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