Prince Edward, Prince of Wales, is welcomed into Uruguay on his tour of South America.
Item title reads - South America's warm welcome. Prince of Wales has a magnificent reception in Uruguay. Monte Video.
L/S as the ship sails in to Uruguay, M/S as people run across the harbour as the ship sails past. M/S as the Union Jack is flown on the front of the ship. M/S as people queue up on the ship to meet Prince Edward, Prince of Wales, in his uniform and bearskin hat, he salutes. M/S as he climbs into a car and it drives off. M/S as soldiers ride around in uniform carrying their flags. M/S as buglers ride past. L/S of the Prince on a balcony watching them all. Various shots as the soldiers march along.
Intertitle - 'After the official reception and review the Prince delights the crowd by appearing in mufti and driving round the town.'
M/S of the Prince in his suit, he is sat in a carriage with another man, they wave their hats. The camera pans across the crowds watching. M/S as he stands up and gets out of the car. M/S of him stood with another man, he is handed a cup of coffee. The camera pans across the group smoking and drinking coffee. M/S of the Prince talking to another man.
Note: this item is yellow tinted. There is a black and white item with the same title which contains some of the same footage in G 1233 on *PM0426*.