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  • Short Summary

    British Malayan High Commissioner honoured by gift from Fijian Regiment.

  • Description

    Batu Pahat, Malaya (formerly the Federation of Malaya).

    MS troops dipping colours. CU. Sir Donald MacGillivray, High Commissioner of Malaya raising hat. LS.MacGillivray inspecting Fijians. MS.MacGillivray addressing Fijians. Various shots, ceremony of Receiving Whale's Tooth. LS.Group of Fijians in native costume, chanting during the ceremony of preparing the "Kava" which is then handed to Sir Donald who drinks it. The drink is then given to the commanding officer of the Fijian Regiment, Lieutenant Colonel H. J. G. Low.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2662.12
    Media URN:
    79148
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:14:00 / 01:24:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 2707 C

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