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  • Short Summary

    President Tubman of Liberia is greeted by the Royal Family on his arrival in the Capital.

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    Unissued / Unused material -


    Var high angle shots as Royal party of Queen Elizabeth II, Duke of Edinburgh, Princess Margaret, Princess Marina, Duke & Duchess of Gloucester, enter interior of Victoria Station. Pan left as Diesel Pullman train pulls slowly to a halt at platform. MS As President Tubman of Liberia & his wife alight from train to be greeted by the Queen & Prince Philip. Pan with this party as they join Princesses Margaret & Marina, Duke & Duchess of Gloucester & Pres. Tubman is introduced to same by Queen. MS. & LS. as the President is introduced to Prime Minister Harold Macmillan & Alec Douglas-Home by the Queen. Also other high ranking members of forces. Pan from these as party leave station. MS Group of three high ranks including Lord Louis Mountbatten. MS Liberian & Union Jack flags crossed as part of station decorations. Various shots of Royal party as they stand under the veranda of station while National Anthems are played The Duke then escorts Pres. Tubman though ranks of ceremonial guard drawn up in foreground. LS. to CU. As open landaus draw up to Royal party. The Queen & President get in to first Landau as it draws away followed by the Duke & Mrs Tubman in second Landau and members of household cavalry. MS Group of girls waving Liberian flags on processional route. MS Section of crowd waiting in rain outside Buckingham Palace. VS As Cavalry heading the procession pass the camera pan down as they pass of horses hooves. VS As rest of procession round memorial and enter palace gates. LS of Cavalry lined up in forecourt of palace as the less important guests pass in closed car arrive. MS (Good) of the Royal Standard flying from roof of palace. MS Of cavalry as they break line and ride off in pairs. Good CU of two of the Cavalrymen as they ride past.

    (Lave.) Old record suggests that material dates from around 11/07/1962.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:24:00 / 01:47:50:00
    UN 3650 C

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