• Short Summary

    Queen's God-daughter gets married and Princess Elizabeth sees Cathedral in Malta.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Royal Diary".

    Holy Trinity Church, Brompton Rd, London. Queen's God-daughter weds.

    SV Pan bridegroom, Lieutenant Commander George Marten, (Equerry to the King) alights from car and walks up steps of church. LV Crowd. SV Towards and pan King and Queen's car arriving. LV Crowd waving. MV King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) alight from car. SV Pan King, Queen and Princess Margaret walking up steps of church. LV Photographers scrambling about. SV The bride - Hon. Mary Anna Stuart arrives. MV Elevated crowd. MV Towards bride and groom leaving church. SV Bride and groom waiting for car.

    Intertitle reads: "Malta".

    SV Pan down front of Cathedral to Maltese crowds waiting outside for arrival of Princess, in the ancient capital of Notabile. LV Maltese children awaiting arrival of Princess. SV Maltese boy waving. SV Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) out of car and walks towards. SV Boys waving. SV Princess being presented with bouquet by small girl, pan as Princess walks into Medina Cathedral. GV Interior of cathedral. SV Princess looking up inside cathedral with Archbishop Michael Gonzi. Angle shot looking up at architecture of cathedral. SV Princess down steps inside cathedral with Archbishop, followed by Lady Edwina Mountbatten. LV Princess on balcony of Archbishop's Palace waving to crowds pan down to crowds cheering. SV Princess walking towards with Archbishop.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:50:00 / 01:14:38:00

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