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    Material relating to the newsreel story "Queen at Durbar" 56/12

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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Queen at Durbar" 56/12

    Identical footage to the original item without voiceover or music. There are no titles.

    Kaduna, Nigeria
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    LV. Nigerian Horsemen coming along road and assembling for the Queen's Drive past. SCU. Pan Nigerian Horseman. SV. Pan more arriving. SV. Three horsemen waiting for the arrival. SCU. Two horsemen banging drums. & CU. SCU. Group of horsemen. LV. Group of horsemen some blowing 8 foot long trumpets. SV. Horseman blowing another kind of trumpet. GV. of roadway with horsemen lined up on either side with the Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh driving past in Rolls Royce pan to back view as car drives past. GV. Horsemen following down roadway after Queen has passed. GV. Kaduna Durbar Arena. LV. Nigerian chief on horse with large sunshade waiting for Queen's arrival. SCU. Group of Nigerians waiting in the centre of another Nigerian chief. CU. of the Nigerian chief. LV. Another group waiting. CU. of a tribal warrior. LV. Royal car driving past Nigerians and chiefs on route for the Arena. Pan to back view. CU. warrior GV. Queen and Duke arriving. SCU. Group of warriors with pot like hats and holding kettles. CU. Pan down from warriors hat to Kettle. SV. Queen and Duke standing alongside car at base of dais. SV. Group in tribal costume. SCU. Queen and Duke seated on the Royal dais the Queen is handed a programme of the Durbar.


    (Neg.) (Uncut Royal Rota "C" & "G") (Orig F)

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:07:00 / 01:51:24:00
    56/12 F (Selected Originals)

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