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    Item title reads - The shortest Parliament ever held. His Majesty King Fuad opens session that only lasted one day! Cairo, Egypt.

    L/S of the parade with many horses pulling the ornate royal carriage, they are followed by other military men on horseback, other guards line the side and people watch. M/S of the horses and carriage coming to a stop at parliament building, King Fuad gets out and is greeted by other dignitaries.

    Intertitle - 'Zagloul Pasha.' Egyptian Premier Zagloul Pasha walks through the gates and greets his colleagues. M/S as they wait at the door, the King emerges and salutes as he gets back into his carriage. M/S as they ride off.

    Note: this item is tinted blue, there is a black and white version with the same title and similar footage on *PM0386*.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/04/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25032
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    386.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:16:00 / 01:35:50:00
    Canister:
    G 1179
    Sort Number:
    G 1179
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Groppi Groppi Patch 1 Egypt Archive
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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