• Short Summary

    Duchess of York attends a great girls' recreational gymnastic display at Albert Hall.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "RECREATIONAL GYMNASTIC - Display before H.R.H. the Duchess of York at the Albert Hall."

    London.

    Duchess of York (later Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother) walking through masses of girls to the dais with several chairs and microphone on a little table. Duchess of York being presented with flowers by one of the girls. Several shots of girls' recreational gymnastic display performance. Duchess of York talking (natural sound). She thanks the young ladies on great welcome and splendid display. Pan along Albert Hall, all the girls are standing singing National Anthem.

    Note: Paperwork states that his is the Duchess of York's first filmed speech.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    805.45
    Media URN:
    10282
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/12/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:29:00 / 01:47:41:00
    Canister:
    34/100

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