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  • Short Summary

    King Fuad visits cotton mills in Lancashire.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " King Fuad - Concludes thorough tour of cotton industry by making trip through Manchester ship canal. Egyptian students greet their King during visit to Manchester University."

    Lancashire

    King Fuad followed by officials, makes his way up the steamboat's gang plank, flanked by two police constables. M/S of King and party on board boat. M/S boat steaming up canal, - the boat's funnel has bunting flying from it. The King lines up with Egyptians wearing dark suits. Some, including the King, wear fez hats. C/U of the King with upturned waxed moustache flanked by students. One of the group, grins in the background

    Note: In the last posing shot, a tall man cheekily smiles in a funny way . He is wearing glasses and a fez, and he makes sure he gets into the picture .

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    692.07
    Media URN:
    33212
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/07/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:44:00 / 01:13:55:00
    Canister:
    G 1419

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