• Short Summary

    Crowds await news of the birth of Princess Anne to Princess Elizabeth.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London Welcome For Royal Baby".

    London. Crowds await news of the birth of Princess Anne to Princess Elizabeth.

    Looking through trees of Clarence House and Princess' bedroom window. (For super. title). GV Clarence House. GV Buckingham Palace. GV Clarence House with crowds on either side of road. Police motorcyclist in foreground. LV Footman collecting milk from delivery van in front of Clarence House. LV Crowds in foreground watching Household Cavalry parading past. SV Group of press photographers waiting. CU Pressmen pan to camera. SV Pan Prince Charles leaving Clarence House in shooting brake. CU Little boy in crowd. SV Guardsmen marching towards outside Clarence House. SV Police holding back crowds. CU Pan Prince Charles driving back waving from car. LV Police holding back crowds. LV Towards and pan Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) leaving Clarence House in car driven by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. LV Crowds waiting.

    LV Trees pan down to Miss Fanny Burnell knitting shawl for the baby, at Cottage Home at Mill Hill. CU Miss Burnell pan down to knitting. CU Hands knitting shawl. CU Shawl stretched out.

    MV Crowds. SV Pan to back view Princess Elizabeth in car with Duke returning to Clarence House. Back view of crowds around Clarence House waiting for news. SV Crowds watching notice being put on gate. CU Woman looking. CU Notice on gate. SV People walking past looking at notice. GV Queues of people walking past gate. CU Princess Elizabeth with baby Prince Charles (Library shot).

    (Orig.Neg.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1484.06
    Media URN:
    48438
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:36:00 / 01:07:29:00
    Canister:
    50/66

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