• Short Summary

    The Princess Royal, Princess Mary inspects members of the British Red Cross in Yorkshire.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Racecourse, Thirsk. The Princess Royal - 'never weary in well doing' - as Officer of the British Red Cross Society - attends field day of Yorkshire Voluntary Aid Detachments."

    Thirsk, Yorkshire.

    Princess Mary, the Princess Royal wearing the uniform of the British Red Cross Society walks with others.

    High angle shot of Red Cross Nurses lined up for inspection on the racecourse. The Princess is inspecting the volunteers.

    Closer shot of Princess Mary doing her inspection. She talks to some of the nurses as she walks along.

    Her Royal Highness is helped into her raincoat.

    As the rain falls the Princess hands out prizes and trophies to men and women of the Yorkshire Red Cross. Closer shot of one of the presentations.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    675.29
    Media URN:
    5008
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:26:00 / 01:38:01:00
    Canister:
    32/42

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