• Short Summary

    War orphans celebrate 70th Birthday of S.S.A.F.A. - Queen Mother cuts cake.

  • Description

    St. James' Palace, London.

    SV. Interior, St. James' Palace, children entering dining room. This is a S.S.A.F.A. (Soldiers' Sailors' and Airmen's Families Association) tea party for war orphans. SV. Children sitting down at table. SV. Children eating. SCU. Little boy passing cakes. SCU. Little girl eating. SCU. Hand passing cakes, children take them. SV. Dining room. SV. Queen Mother entering room, she is presented with bouquet by little girl - Francis Richards. SCU. Queen Mother talking to group of children, & CU. CU. Birthday cake candles being lit - it is S.S.A.F.A.'s 70th Birthday. SCU. Queen Mother standing while children blow out 70 candles. SCU. Queen Mother commencing to cut cake.

    (Lav.) (Orig "K")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    515.12
    Media URN:
    30615
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/04/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:20:00 / 01:37:23:00
    Canister:
    55/31

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