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  • Short Summary

    King George V & Queen Mary visit textile industrial centres in England.

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    Royal visit to textile industrial centres.

    King George V & Queen Mary visit textile industrial centres in England. Opens with DS of the King & Queen with an entourage following; making their way through a crowd. CU They shake hands with a few elderly people; 2 old ladies kiss the Queen's hand as they curtsy. A little electric train car; attached to wires above; runs on a track; rounding curve as it approaches camera-- but not on a city street - it looks more like a railroad yard or something of the sort.

    The King and Queen and a bunch of other people ride on the roofless single car; crowds stand on side of tracks waving flags. King & Queen get out of an automobile in a square in some large city; a huge crowd in BG. They walk up steps toward camera. Good shot of a group of children cheering; waving Union Jacks in great excitement --a frenzy of youthful British patriotism Ceremony held outdoors; with (?)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:14:00 / 01:26:00:00
    ON 094 C

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