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  • Short Summary

    A van to provide tea to British soldiers is inspected by the King and Queen.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    CU of sign on side of van 'YMCA Tea Car - Serving HM Forces Overseas'. (Y.M.C.A. - Young Men's Christian Association).

    MS of tea van.

    CU cartoon posters - 'Tea revives You'.

    Various shots of tea van. CU of badge on man's arm - YMCA.

    Buckingham Palace, London.

    Various shots of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) meeting people involved with the tea van. They take a look around and inside. Quick shot of the Royal corgi dogs running around. The Royal couple chat to those involved. The Queen pets one of the corgis. - Spacing -

    The King and Queen return to the Palace. The King and an unidentified man walk out with the dogs.

    More shots of the Tea Van as it leaves Buckingham Palace. Other vans drive past.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:27:00 / 01:39:29:00
    UN 158 A

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