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  • Short Summary

    King George V opens the British Empire Exhibition.

  • Description

    Wembley, London.

    Title: "STATE OPENING of BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION by H.M. The King".

    Intertitle: "A living picture of the History of our great and glorious Commonwealth".

    This is the short version of this story. It contains the same or similar shots to the longer version, additionally it also contains a L/S of a girl presenting Queen Mary with a bouquet of flowers and a M/S of flags of the Commonwealth being raised.

    Note: the long version, titled - STATE OPENING OF BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION (long version) - is also in G 1079. AH 2000.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    338.18
    Media URN:
    24358
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:45:00 / 01:33:31:00
    Canister:
    G 1079

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