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  • Short Summary

    Thousands of people turn out to see Prince Umberto and Princess Marie Jose, Rome, Italy.

  • Description

    Rome, Italy.

    Full titles read: "THE ROYAL WEDDING - 4,000 Peasants in the picturesque costumes of every Italian Province, come to the Capital to congratulate their future King and Queen."

    High angle shots of Royal guards on parade in courtyard. L/S's of numerous horse drawn carts passing Royal box in carnival style procession. The people wave and cheer at Prince Umberto and Princess Marie Jose as they walk past. Good M/S's of women wearing traditional costumes performing folk dancing. M/S of two men playing accordions. Several other shots of the festivities in progress in the courtyard. L/S's of the Prince and Princess watching flag waving ceremony. L/S's of large crowds gathering in the courtyard.

    Intertitle read: "Vast crowds besieged the Royal Palace to cheer Prince Umberto & his Bride."

    High angle shots of massive crowds outside the palace. L/S's of the Prince and Princess viewing the scene form the balcony. Various shots of the crowds waving and cheering at them.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:16:00 / 01:48:52:00
    G 1676

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