• Short Summary

    Queen Mother opens Scottish Industries Exhibition in Glasgow.

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    Glasgow, Scotland.

    SV Royal car approaching Kelvin Hall, Glasgow. SV Lord Provost Kerr and wife with other Lord Provosts in background waiting to greet Queen Mother. SV crowd cheering. SV Queen Mother being greeted by Lord Provost Kerr and by Lady Provost. SV Queen Mother greeting other provosts before entering hall to open Scottish Industries Exhibition. LV crowd. LV interior, Queen Mother taking her position before entering hall. LV crowd. LV interior, Queen Mother taking her position on platform inside hall. SV crowd applauding. SV Queen Mother at mike, lead for voice. SV Queen Mother saying (natural sound): "... exhibition will stimulate demand for Scottish goods... Scotsmen by their skill and industry will also gain greater leisure and greater opportunities for their children... above all enhance renown of their beloved country. I thank you indeed for your kind welcome... exhibition open." - finishes speech and sits down, amidst applause. SV Queen Mother sitting down. SV Mr R. A. Maclean, Chairman of the Exhibition Council, standing with presentation teapot. SCU Mr Maclean presents a teapot to Queen Mother watched by Lord Bilsland, Chairman of the Scottish Council for Development and Industry. Queen Mother thanks them. They sit down and Queen Mother tries teapot. GV exhibition hall. SV Queen Mother accompanied by Mr Maclean and Lord Bilsland touring exhibition. SCU girl working on machine. SCU Queen Mother looking at a typewriter made in 1873 being demonstrated by Sadia Docherty of Motherwell dressed in Victorian clothes. SCU Scottish business men watching. SV towards, Queen Mother touring stands. SCU water and fan exhibit. SCU Queen Mother looking up at suspended models, & CU. SCU Queen Mother chatting to Scottish business men.

    I am encouraged to hope...(Neg.) (Orig. 'D' & Rota Neg A.B.C.)

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:32:00 / 01:59:08:00

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