• Short Summary

    The Lord Mayor of London presents a Charter of Incorporation to the London Borough of Hendon.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "'May Hendon fly to Prosperity' Lord Mayor of London attends Charter Day celebrations."

    Hendon, London.

    The Lord Mayor of London, Sir Percy Greenaway, steps down from his ceremonial coach wearing his full regalia.

    Escorted by civic and military dignitaries he inspects a small line up of veterans.

    More shots of the coach.

    Long shots of Lord Mayor inspecting troops.

    C/U of the Lord Mayor and the Charter Mayor in front of a microphone. Cutaway to crowds outside. The Lord Mayor commits to the custody of the Charter Mayor the charter of incorporation granted by his majesty the King to the new borough of Hendon.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

    Part of the track comes from a combined print and doesn't fit very well.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    659.33
    Media URN:
    4714
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/09/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:55:00 / 01:38:25:00
    Canister:
    32/78

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