• Short Summary

    King opens The Royal Tournament in London's Olympia.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THEIR MAJESTIES AT OLYMPIA - The King accompanied by the Queen officially opens The Royal Tournament.

    Olympia, London.

    King George V and Queen Mary accompanied by several people (Duchess of York - later Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother) inspecting the troops at the opening of the Royal Tournament at Olympia. Long shot of the troops presenting arms - King salutes. Various shots of the King inspecting the Guard of Honour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    787.02
    Media URN:
    9707
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:20:00 / 01:03:08:00
    Canister:
    34/41

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The event featured here, the Royal Tournament of 1934, was held 17 May - 2 June 1934.

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