King, Queen & Princess of Greece visit Paris, with Coty, at Quai D'Orsay, laying wreath.
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LS. The Quai D'Orsay, with Guard of Honour down steps MS. King Paul and Queen Frederika with their daughter Princess Sophia of Greece, mounting steps. GV. The reception. Various shots, the King, and Queen, Princess and Pres. Coty talking together. MS. Queen Frederika greeting woman, and man. MS. King Paul and Queen Frederika. MS. Queen, Coty and Princess Sophia. CU. King Paul and Queen Frederika. MS. Queen and President Coty. GV. The reception. LS. Train drawing into Bois de Boulogne station. Various shots, the royal party alight and are greeted by Pres. Coty and members of French Cabinet. MS. Group of people in national costume of Greece LS. The Royal party stand to attention as National Anthem is played by military band. LS. King Paul inspects Guard of Honour. LS. Royal Party in car with mounted escort, passing Arc de Triomphe. MS. Royal car past camera (Queen and Princess) MS. Mounted escort. Various shots, cars with King Paul and Pres. Coty passing camera. LS. Royal cars along road. LS. GV. Elysees Palace with Guard of Honour outside. LS. King Paul alights from car. MS. Guard of Honour. MS. King Paul and Pres. Coty inspects Guard of Honour. Various shots, King Paul and Pres. Coty inspect Guard of Honour. Various shots, King and Pres. Coty up steps of Elysee Palace to join Queen and Princess (where the Royals are staying). MS. Cameramen. MS. King and Queen meeting V.I.P's MS. Queen and Princess. Various shots, the King walking to Tomb of Unknown Warrior and laying wreath on same, and taking the salute as the band of the Garde Republicane play "Taps" MS. Naval Guard of Honour. Various shots, the King and Queen and Pres. Coty boarding motorboat. Pan from Naval Guard of Honour at base of Eiffel Tower, to the Royal party on board boat. LS. The boat moving up along. Pan from Eiffel Tower to Royal Party chatting on board. Various shots of the Royal party on board pointing out famous landmarks. Various shots, the Royal party alight and walk to the Hotel de Ville with an escort of Paris policemen, and being greeted upon their arrival. MS. The King and Queen signing Visitor's Book. MS. The King and Queen and others, enter room.
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