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    Material relating to newsreel story "Duke's Successful Tour" - 62/22.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Duke's Successful Tour" 62/22.

    These selected originals are in colour.

    Lots of extra material showing tour of South America by Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) not used in newsreel material.


    Various shots anti-Jagan demonstration outside Government House. C/U Prime Minister Cheddi Jagan's daughter. Various shots crowds awaiting Duke's arrival. Various C/Us Governor of Guiana Lord Grey, Lady Grey and Jagan waiting at Atkinson Airport for Duke. Various shots BOAC aeroplane "Britannia" taxiing, Duke steps off and is greeted by VIPs. Duke then inspects guard of honour. M/S people at roadside holding anti-Jagan placards. Various shots Botanical Gardens: we see black nannies looking after white children. L/S St. George's church. C/U sign "Regent St". L/S Regent St. M/S people putting up flags outside Town Hall. C/U Chinese sign outside shop. C/U Asian man holding anti-Jagan sign. C/U sign for firm of Asian lawyers. Various shots Stabroek Market.

    Various shots scrap heap of cars in Caracas, Venezuela. Shots of "Communista" poster. Various shots highway to La Guarya. Various shots Dart Herald landing. L/S of Caracas. Cars entering Boqueron Tunnel. Various shots seaside resort Catia La Mar. Night shot Caracas. More shots highway. L/S Silencio Square. Statue of Columbus. Various shots shopping centre. Street Scenes. Highway flyover. Various shots Stabroek Market, Georgetown. Various shots old bus, man fixes Union Jack to the front. M/S cart full of watermelons. Various shots woman carrying bucket of ice on bicycle. M/S damaged police launch. C/U "British Guiana Rice Marketing Board". Various shots sacks of rice being unloaded from a lorry. More shots houses in Georgetown.

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    4K at Filmfinity
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:05:00 / 01:09:39:00
    62/22 K (Selected Originals)

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