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  • Short Summary

    Various shots in France connected to the Duchess of Windsor.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    France.

    Exterior shots of building in Blois called "Hotel De France". CU of man standing outside door reading French newspaper. The headline reads "Mrs Simpson A Blois". Interior shot of hotel bedroom.

    Travel shots speeding along tree lined road. Pan across town on hillside. Journalists gather outside house. Photographer takes picture. Various shots of Villa.

    N.B. It is not clear from the story, but the title would suggest that the Villa was owned by Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    554.14
    Media URN:
    58469
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:37:00 / 01:35:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 94 B

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