• Short Summary

    Princess Margaret enjoys watching over a parade in the streets of British Guiana.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Princess In British Guiana".

    Georgetown, British Guiana.

    SV Princess Margaret's car arriving. GV Crowds watching.

    SV Float coming towards camera bedecked with flowers, this is the St. John's Ambulance float.

    CU Princess Margaret watching parade.

    SV Float coming towards camera with girls sitting on back.

    CU Girls sitting on back of float. SV Float with pyramid on it and a sphinx, on float is written "On the Banks of the Nile".

    SV Princess Margaret watching parade. CU Locals carrying banner reading "B.G. & W.I. Sugar Boilers' Union". SV Two local women carrying banner reading "God Bless the Queen and Trade Unionism".

    CU Princess Margaret smiling.

    GV Steel band of Navy marching past Princess' dais.

    CU Civilian Steel band in procession.

    (Lav.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1531.01
    Media URN:
    49413
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:18:00 / 01:01:21:00
    Canister:
    58/37

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