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  • Short Summary

    Military parades and awards in honour of the King and Queen's Silver Wedding.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "King Alfonso and members of the Royal Family attend a brilliant military review for the gala celebrations of the ruler's silver wedding anniversary."

    Madrid

    M/S of the troops in a march past, with the King and Queen on a podium, the soldiers carry shouldered arms, and wear white feathered caps. A medal is awarded individual soldiers, and the King pins on the medal, before giving a continental style hug or embrace.

    Intertitle reads: "The King bestowes high decorations in honour of the occasion."

    Note: Shorter alternative version *PM0686* 686.19 - not such good quality.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    686.20
    Media URN:
    33130
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:19:00 / 01:34:34:00
    Canister:
    G 1408

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