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  • Short Summary

    The Caliph of Transjordania ( Jordan ) - King Hussein - seen inspecting his soldiers.

  • Description

    Transjordania (aka Jordan).

    Title: "RULER OF 60,000,000 MOSLEMS. King Hussein proclaimed Caliph in place of deposed Abdul Mejid".

    M/S of King H. coming through a doorway, outside several soldiers on guard salute, the monarch is accompanied by an entourage of dignitaries, all wear traditional Arab costumes, some wear military uniform. C/U of King H. surrounded by his entourage, several men enter and bow deferentially in front of him before moving on. M/S of the King saluting as soldiers leading horses and pack donkeys march past.

    Note: please see also - 600 MILLION MOSLEMS - in G 1099 for further footage of King Hussein from this year. AH 2000.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    334.28
    Media URN:
    24299
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:25:00 / 01:40:11:00
    Canister:
    G 1069

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