• Short Summary

    Arab Legion holds annual parade before 21 years old King Hussein of Jordan.

  • Description

    Khaw, Jordan.

    GV. Arab Legion parade lined up, & SV. Coming to attention. CU. Arab Legion man. SV. Towards and pan, King Hussein of Jordan driving past troops. CU. English born Chief of General Staff, Glubb Pasha. SV. Artillery firing salute. SCU. King Hussein followed by Glubb Pasha and other officials walking to saluting base. Angle shot, Royal Box with Princess Deina Abdel Hamid of Egypt (Queen to be) and on the right the Queen Mother, both dressed in white. SCU. King Hussein saluting. SV. Motorised unit driving past King Hussein headed by eagle mascot. SCU. Pan, eagle. LV. Regiment of cavalry approaching, & SV. CU. King at the saluting base. LV. Infantry Regiment marching towards, & SCU. CU. Glubb Pasha and other officers. SV. Camel corps coming towards. SV. Pan, King Hussein leaving dais and walks towards car. SV. Queen Mother followed by Princess Deina (Dina - alternative spelling) leaving Royal Box. SCU. King Hussein driving off at the salute.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "A") (Orig "D")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    519.01
    Media URN:
    30655
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:22:00 / 01:01:44:00
    Canister:
    55/32

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