• Short Summary

    To mark their engagement montage of shots of Duke of Gloucester and Lady Alice Montague Douglas-Scott.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Royal Romance. Engagement of HRH the Duke of Gloucester and Lady Alice Montagu-Douglas-Scott".

    Events take place in various locations.

    Montage of shots of Prince Henry (the Duke of Gloucester) fulfilling variety of Royal duties: in army uniform on overseas tour, with Queen Mary in horse drawn carriage on Jubilee drive from Eton to Windsor, opening a playing field by bowling first ball in game of cricket.

    Various shots of Lady Alice Montague Douglas Scott (Duchess of Gloucester) as bridesmaid at wedding of Lady May Cambridge and Captain Henry Abel Smith.

    Note: in shots of wedding the small bridesmaid holding hand of bride is Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II). For more details of this story see separate record for THE ROYAL WEDDING in 31/86.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    839.24
    Media URN:
    12313
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:55:00 / 01:26:39:00
    Canister:
    35/70

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