• Short Summary

    Footage of the arrival in Cairo of Prince Rida of Iran - Egypt.

  • Description

    Egypt.

    Full titles read: "CAIRO"

    L/S of Prince Rida of Iran arriving in Cairo by boat to wed Princess Fawzia (sister of King Farouk). L/S's of the Prince being greeted by Prince Mohammed Ali. L/S's of the two men walking through the streets of Alexandria surrounded by other dignitaries. L/S's of large crowds.

    M/S's of Ali and Rida chatting on board a train. L/S of RAF (Royal Airforce) fighter planes (possibly Hurricanes) flying over. Good M/S of the Prince saluting members of the Egyptian government. L/S's of the Prince walking down steps with Ali and sitting in a open topped carriage which takes him to visit his new bride. L/S's of the Royal procession.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1003.17
    Media URN:
    19170
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/03/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:37:00 / 01:14:37:00
    Canister:
    39/20

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