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    Material related to newsreel story "Princess At Premiere" - 51/78.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Princess At Premiere" - 51/78.

    Material for Newsreel story - extra shots.

    Warners Cinema, Leicester Square, London.

    GV Traffic passing through Piccadilly at night. TS Across Piccadilly Circus - Neon Signs. CU Pan from Neon Sign to travel shot up Leicester Square. SV Statue of Florence Nightingale. CU Name "Florence Nightingale" pan down to sculptured figures of wounded soldiers. GV Pan down Warner Theatre. Large sign "The Lady With A Lamp". CU Pan Sign "The Lady With A Lamp". CU Picture of Anna Neagle holding lantern. CU Sign large letters "The Lady With A Lamp". SV side view. people entering theatre. SV Crowd watching. LV People entering theatre. SV People entering theatre.

    SV Mr and Mrs CJ Latta arriving in vestibule. VS of guests arriving - Michael Wilding, Anna Neagle, Gladys Young, Herbert Wilcox, Googie Withers, Mr HE Freedman (Treasurer of the Premiere Committee), Elizabeth Taylor, Robert Clarke, Lord Louis Mountbatten, Lady Edwina Mountbatten. VS of Arrival of Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II). She meets people including HE Freedman, SC Hooper, Louis Lewis and his wife, David J Goodlatte and his wife, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh is also with the Princess.

    VS of exhibits belonging to Florence Nightingale. AS Ext. Warner Cinema. SV Princess walking to car past nurses followed by Duke. GV Crowds cheer as car drives away.

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:25:00 / 01:53:59:00
    51/78 A (Selected Originals)

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