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  • Short Summary

    King Carol II receives a warm welcome on his return to Rumania from exile.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Bucharest. King Carol returns to the Throne. First and exclusive pictures from the Rumanian capital."

    Bucharest, Rumania / Romania.

    Shots of a parade with King Carol II being driven in a horse drawn coach through the streets of Bucharest. Crowds move forwards to get a glimpse of the King.

    The coach draws up near the camera position and the King gets out.

    MS King Carol II posing for the cameras. With him are several military officers and an Orthodox Priest.

    The King goes into a building, he is greeted by a woman, possibly his mother Queen Marie.

    The King waves from a balcony.

    More shots of the coach in a parade.

    The King lays a bunch of flowers at a memorial.

    Sound Track Missing.

    N.B. King Carol II went into exile after renouncing his right to succession. He returned following a coup in 1930.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    713.10
    Media URN:
    6276
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:11:00 / 01:18:42:00
    Canister:
    30/5

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