• Short Summary

    Young King of Iraq views vintage cars, Sultan of Jahore's birthday and Pope meets boy scouts.

  • Description

    Title reads: "People in Camera".

    London.

    Various shots of King Feisal of Iraq viewing an exhibition of vintage cars. The adolescent King inspects the old models with boyish interest. Various C/Us of King seated at the wheel of an old 1898 car. Various shots of King with Mr Allday, president of the Veteran Car Club, driving the 1898 car along a country road. Group of boys on bicycles follow the car.

    The Birthday party of the Sultan Ibrahim of Jahore at the Dorchester Hotel. C/U of the 73 year old Sultan and his young Romanian wife. Lady Willingdon, ex-Vicerine of India, is present, as well as representatives from Britain's Colonial Office and representatives from Malaya.

    Rome, Italy.

    C/U of Pope Pius XII (formerly Cardinal Pacelli). M/S of Italian boy scouts kneeling before the Pope to receive his blessing. Elevated shot of some of the 4000 scouts meeting the Pope. The Pope is seated on his throne, the scouts kneels before him and kiss his ring. The scouts cheer and wave to the Pope.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1410.15
    Media URN:
    45913
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/09/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:48:00 / 01:36:50:00
    Canister:
    46/76

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