Queen Juliana christens the ship Rotterdam with little silver axe, looks at model.
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Pan from Rotterdam harbour to slipway with the Rotterdam. Crowds on wharf. CU. H.M. Queen Juliana christening the ship Rotterdam "I name you Rotterdam and wish you cruising speed". MS. Queen handles little silver axe. LS. Launching. Tug boats coming and going. LS. Ship. Queen Juliana enters shed. CU. Stern of the Rotterdam. Juliana looks at model of the ship. Idem in close-up. Part of the model of the ship in close-up. LS. Model. Onlookers. Ditto.