Material relating to newsreel story "The New Rector" - 58/16.
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "The New Rector" 58/16.
Lots of extra material not used in newsreel story.
Various shots of film actor James Robertson Justice at his investiture as Rector of Edinburgh University, Scotland.
Shots of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh arriving in City. Inspecting guard of honour.
Various shots of students in hall for Investiture ceremony. Prince Philip gives the new Rector his gown of office. James Robertson Justice makes a speech.
Shots of Justice being lifted on a chair in procession. Prince Philip looks on.
Ext. shot of dignitaries after ceremony. More shots of Justice being 'chaired'.