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  • Short Summary

    Tokyo mourns the late Emperor Yoshihito.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " Late Emperor Yoshihito. Capital draped with flags and scrolls as nation begins 50 days mourning before state funeral."

    Tokyo, Japan

    M/S street scenes in Japan. There are some black drapes and national flags. Two women pray by the roadside. People take official badges from boxes on a table.
    Intertitle reads:" Everyone wears the official mourning badge. All amusements close down for 7 days. "

    Note: See also *PM0672* - First British Troops in Shanghai - 672.14 - G1377 for additional sequence relating to amusements being temporarily closed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    666.32
    Media URN:
    26564
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:37:00 / 01:51:26:00
    Canister:
    G 1366

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