• Short Summary

    Funeral of Scottish musical star Sir Harry Lauder.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Sir Harry Comes To The End Of The Road".

    Hamilton, Scotland. Funeral of Scottish musical star Sir Harry Lauder.

    GV Lauder Hall. Side view Lauder Hall.

    GV Funeral procession coming along road on way to cemetery, watched by crowd.

    CU old woman in crowd. BV funeral procession entering cemetery. CU Old women in crowd.

    SV Pallbearers carrying coffin to graveside. CU Women watching. SV Pall- bearers placing coffin on top of grave.

    SV Mourners walking to graveside, headed by Lauder's sister. CU Lauder's sister throwing dirt into grave.

    CU Inscription on tombstone - 'Erected by Harry Lauder to the Memory of My Dear Mother'.

    LV People looking at masses of flowers. CU Wreath with inscription - 'In grateful remembrance of a grand life's work, from Mr and Mrs Churchill.'

    SV Men and women walking past graveside, looking at flowers.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1456.06
    Media URN:
    47519
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:28:00 / 01:10:24:00
    Canister:
    50/19

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