• Short Summary

    Duke and Duchess of Kent given warm reception in Nassau.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Royal Honeymooners in Bahamas. Duke and Duchess of Kent at Nassau".

    Nassau, Bahamas.

    Aerial shots of Nassau. L/S of aeroplane in flight. Various shots of seaplane landing. We see Princess Marina and Prince George (aka Duke and Duchess of Kent) walking along a jetty. They are greeted by governor of Bahamas and his wife (Lord and Lady Clifford?). Various shots of convoy of cars driving down crowd lined George Street to Government House.

    M/S of regiment of Bahaman soldiers or policemen in white uniforms. M/S of Duchess and governor's wife walking onto veranda, they are followed by their husbands. A little girl presents a bouquet to the Duchess. Various shots of black children waving Union Jacks and cheering. M/S of Duke and Duchess waving from their car as it pulls away. Large crowds cheer.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    821.33
    Media URN:
    9661
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/04/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:34:00 / 01:30:56:00
    Canister:
    35/26

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