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    Roll No. 1.


    1.
    C.S. One Finger which denotes "Roll No. 1".


    2.
    M.S. Families of the Services Personnel gathered at the Gate-way of India, Bombay to give send-off to the Vice Admiral Carlill and his wife.


    3.
    M.S. Naval officers.


    4.
    M.S. Dy. High Commissioner of Britain has arrived with his wife to bid farewell to Carlills.


    5.
    L.S. Cades are marching to take place their position for guard of honour


    6.
    M.S. --- Do ---


    7.
    L.S. Carlills car amidst the escort of Naval police is coming at the Gateway of India.


    8.
    M.S. Mrs. Carlill getting down the car.


    9.
    L.S. Mr. Carlill is standing on the platform for guard of honour. Mrs. Carlill is seen standing behind him.


    10.
    M.S. --- Do ---


    11.
    M.S. A guard of honour is being presented.


    12.
    M.S. Mr. Carlill inspecting the guards very closely and talking to everybody.


    13.
    C.S. --- Do ---


    14.
    L.S. --- Do ---


    15.
    C.S. --- Do ---


    16.
    M.S. Both the Carlills accompanied by Mr. B.A. Soman, Commander incharge, Bombay and other Naval Officers.


    17.
    L.S. Naval Cadets are standing is a row on the round corner of the wall of the Gateway of India.


    18.
    M.S. --- Do ---


    19.
    C.S. Three children.


    20.
    M.S. Mr. Carlills is talking with Naval officers.


    21.
    C.S. Dy. High Commissioner of Britain in Black suit.


    22.
    M.S. Mrs. Carlill chatting with her friends.


    23.
    M.C.S. Mr. Carlill talking to junior Naval officers.


    24.
    L.S. Mr. & Mrs. Carlill stepping down the steps of Gateway of India to bead into a Commodor's house. People cheering are seen in the back-ground.


    25.
    M.S. --- Do ---



    Roll No. 2.



    Two fingers which denotes "Roll No. 2".



    Several shots show, Vice-Admiral passing the naval ships of the India Fleet, waiving and cheering them. Shots of the navel cadets cheering and giving farewell salute from their respective ships are also depicted.



    R.M.S. "Strathamore", a beautiful white ship is especially anchored about a mile off the Gateway in the mid-stream, where Commodore's Barge is approaching nearer to the R.M.S. "Strathamore", shots show touching scenes. Mrs. Carlill kisses Mrs. B.A. Soman. Finally they are seen getting down from Commodore's Barge and climbing up the stairs of the passenger ship. They stand over there and waived the Commodore incharge and other naval officers who accompanied him up o the mid stream. Passengers from the "Strathamore" also shouted and gave sheers.




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    Film ID:
    VLVA29ROWYVX5ACAON2HPXGWY2THR
    Media URN:
    VLVA29ROWYVX5ACAON2HPXGWY2THR
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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