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    Duke of Edinburgh named humanitarian of the year by Variety Club.

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    Dorchester Hotel. GV. Pan, interior, the lounge at the Dorchester Hotel, London, where women members of the Variety Club have gathered for luncheon. SV. Lady Isobel Barnett and Katie Boyle, & SCU. CU. Duke and Duchess of Bedford. SCU. Comedian and singer Harry Secombe, Barbara Kelly, and Actress Honor Blackman. CU. Harry Secombe. CU. Barbara Kelly. SCU. Actress Virginia McKenna and Bill Travers. SV. Princess Soraya (former Queen of Iran - Persia) arriving. SV. Dame Edith Evans. SV. Isobel Barnett and Monty Berman. SCU. Barbara Kelly and unknown woman. SV. Group of people.

    GV. Interior of the Royal Festival Hall where Variety club members gathered for ceremony of Humanitarian of the Year Award ceremony. LV. Pan, Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, walks down isle between applauding guests, two Beefeaters in front of him. LV. Guests applaud. GV. As Duke walks onto platform, and is greeted by C. J. Latta. LV. Guests applauding. SV. C. J. Latta stands up to make speech. He speaks (natural sound). He addresses Prince Philip to announce that he was awarded by Variety Club International with Humanitarian of the Year Award. GV. Duke stands up to receive award from C. J. Latta. SV. Duke receives the award. SV. Guests applauding. CU. Duke starts to speak - natural sound. He thanks the club and thanks the club on their humanitarian work. LV. Pan, guests applauding.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:14:00 / 01:30:17:00

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