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  • Short Summary

    King George V, Queen Mary and Queen Alexandra in an open coach riding in procession.

  • Description

    Procession Through London.

    King George V; Queen Mary; & Queen Alexandra drive through London in open coach. King George & Queen Mary sitting in coach; along w/ man in Army hat (?). Coach drives off to rt. followed by horses & riders. Various shots of procession driving past DS; slightly raised; crowd filling street after procession; people walking in all directions; pan rt over crowd. More of procession.

    King & Queen descend. Various shots arrivals & departures; lines of guards etc. Queen Alexandra & other lady get into carriage. Coachman spreads blanket on them.

    Interior; or under awning: A group of elderly Army guys; Lord Mayor & officials in traditional costumes; old lady dressed like fairy princess. Arrivals incl. Alexandra as always a fashion leader. Queen; King; Prince depart. Guys w/ feather trimmed triangle hats help to lift ceremonial objects from an ornate coach; then a lot of people get out; last is The Lord Mayor who looks like he could fill it on his own. Another tiny shot of street w/ procession coming.

    Pomp; England Royalty. Procession.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:46:00 / 01:32:52:00
    ON 138 K

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