Mayor of Holborn plants Canadian Maple tree - a present from Canadian troops.
Holborn, London. 17 Jan 1946.
Various shots of the Mayor of Holborn with several civilian and military dignitaries arriving to plant Canadian Maple tree, present of Canadian troops. Troops lined up, military band starts playing and choir starts singing Canadian national anthem - natural sound. Pan along lined up troops, dignitaries and civilians during singing. Mayor addressing the gathering - natural sound. He talks about the friendship, tree, site etc. He plants the tree after finishing speech, band playing. Canadian Airforce Commander addresses the crowd - natural sound. He talks about the ceremony but is interrupted. Band starts playing, abrupt end.