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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story 'Circus Time!' 52/103.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Circus Time!' - 52/103.

    Section of Newsreel Story - first shot not superimposed.

    Olympia, London. A Royal visit to Bertram Mills' Circus in aid of Charity.

    LV. Queen Elizabeth II arriving with Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Clown Percy Huxter walks forward to present Queen with bouquet of lilies of the valley and Xmas roses. SV. Percy Huxter presents bouquet and bows. LV. Percy Huxter steps back and receives programmes to present to the Duke. SV. Percy Huxter presenting souvenir programmes to the Duke. Towards. Queen and Duke walk past line up of circus performers. SV. Queen and Duke standing in royal box. Other taking their place and the lights dim.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    52.11
    Media URN:
    27844
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:20:00 / 01:15:04:00
    Canister:
    52/103 C (Selected Originals)

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