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  • Short Summary

    High Commissioner in Egypt pays state visit to Kahtum, Sudan.

  • Description

    Sudan.

    Title: "Lord Lloyd - High Comissioner in Egypt pays state visit to Khatum".

    M/S of a train coming into a station, a comittee of official looking men and women stand on the platform, all look like ex-patriot Brits - the men all wear safari helmets, the only African is a tall man in a white uniform. Panning shot of a crowd of Sudanese people (mostly men dressed in white turbans), strings of bunting hang over their heads.

    M/S of Lloyd and his wife stepping out of a railway carriage, several official looking men in military uniforms salute from the platform. M/S of a group of traditionally dressed Sudanese people. M/S of a tall Caucasian man in a white helmet with a large plume stepping forward to shake Lloyd's hand, the man's wife follows suit.

    M/S of two Caucasian officers in safari uniforms inspecting a troop of Black soldiers, the officers are followed by more officers and Lloyd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    452.04
    Media URN:
    25539
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/02/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:22:00 / 01:14:42:00
    Canister:
    G 1267

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