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    King George V and Queen Mary on royal visit to France.

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    Titles read: 'The Royal Visit To Paris - The King and Queen received with military honours.'

    State Visit To France - King George V and Queen Mary.

    Opens with shot of the royals on top deck of a boat - King and a few other men all dressed in Navy fancy dress uniforms. DS Parade - guards wearing helmets; ride horses down street; accompanying coaches - a procession of open coaches follows. More French horse guards. Cars.

    CU balcony; with King & Queen in formal wear; President Raymond Poincare; some other men and ladies. They all sit down People walking about or standing and chatting; on slope - at horse races; looks like its a fashion show in France too. Looking diagonally across grass toward hedge; horses approach it; jump; run on. Steeplechase; horse racing. LS horses approaching down track; run past on rt Queen; King get into coach (seen over heads of people); exit.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:40:00 / 01:11:32:00
    ON 177 K

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