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  • Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth inspects a new block of flats in St. John's Wood.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    St. John's Wood, London. Queen Elizabeth inspects a new block of flats in St. John's Wood.

    GV Old tenements pan to new flats.

    SV Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) being greeted. The Mayor of Marylebone, looks on.

    SV Children waving.

    MV Mayor of Marylebone escorts Queen to flats.

    MV Angle shot tenants leaning over balcony & waving.

    LS Queen & dignitaries on platform.

    SV Queen receiving purse from boy.

    MV Int. of flat - fireplace with fire burning. MV Int. of living room. MV Kitchen. CU Gas cooker & draining board into sink. MV Elev. pan from wash basin to bath.

    CU People waving from flag-draped window.

    SV Queen escorted by Mayor to car.

    MV Children waving.

    CU Queen in car driving away.

    Possibly connected with 49/21 - MD.

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    Film ID:
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    Unknown sel originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:24:00 / 01:43:35:00
    UNSO Reel 051 K

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