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  • Short Summary

    Royal family on tour in South Africa.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Cape Town, South Africa.

    Various shots parade of troops. M/S King George VI walking to and inspecting troops guard of honour. M/S King and Queen Elizabeth (Queen Mother) inspecting South African Naval Cadets. C/U 3 small black girls presenting Princess Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth II) with basket of flowers.

    Various shots cricket match, in distance is Table Mountain. L/S bowls match. M/S Royal family walking through crowds at race track, accompanying them is General Jan Smuts. Various shots crowds of fashionable looking women at races. L/S Royal family in grandstand at race meeting. Various shots horses parading with and without jockeys. M/S unsaddling horse. Various shots of race.

    L/S royal cars in procession with Motor Cycle escort. Various shots black children cheering. Various shots King inspecting troops. Arrival of royal party by car at race. L/S race in progress.

    Cuts from Gazette story "Royal Tour" 47/18.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:37:00 / 01:34:41:00
    UN 1693 C

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