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    SCENES: NAPLES



    CAN N'1-: Pan shot of Naples seen from port cannon being fired while the yacht 'Britannia' enters prot, Her Majesty's yacht being made fast to pier, Queen Elizabeth II comes ashore followed by Prince Philip, The Illustrious Guests listen to British National Anthem, Her Majesty passes honour platoon in review, Naples city authorities are presented to the Queen, Her Majesty is applauded by members of the British colony residing in Naples



    CANS N'2&3:- Other views of port of Naples with flags, THE MATERIAL WHICH FOLLOWS WAS SHOT IN ROME (Colosseum): The parade of cars which had formed at the Ostiense Railway Station arrives at Colosseum passing by the Arch of Constantine, Rome's Mayor Coiccetti (Urbano) greets Her Gracious Majesty in the name of the City's Council and the people of Rome, Queen Elizabeth once again boards her car and the parade escorted by the Corazzieri Guardsmen mounted on horseback proceeds on along the Via dei Fori Imperial towards the Quirinal Palace, Various views of Arch of Constantine - the Colosseum - the Imperial Forums along the was decked with flags, view of the Quirinal Palace.



    CAN N'4: (this material was shot by a free lance cameraman): Arrival of train which brought Her Majesty from naples to Rome at the Ostiense RR Station, President of Italian rep. Giovanni Gronchi with his wife Donna Carla greet their gracious Guests, National Anthems are rendered and listened to, Members of the Iralian Government are presented to Her Majesty and Prince Philip. The party proceeds on to exit of Station where once again the British and Italian National Anthems are played and listened to, the parade forms and escorted during this first part by a motorcycle mounted guard gets under way proceeding on towards the Colosseum.



    CAN N'5:-View of square in front of Quirinal Palace, Parade arrives, Her Majesty wives to cheering crowd standing up in the car, the cars enter the Quirinal Palace. Here the welcome Guests will reside during their official visit to this Country.



    5000 members of the different branches of the Italian Armed Forces and 500 Guardsmen on horseback lined they way from the RR Station to the Quirinal or actually escorted the Queen and Her Party.




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    Film ID:
    VLVA2LBFSVT5AAUPVC8TQ3EJ7MC2C
    Media URN:
    VLVA2LBFSVT5AAUPVC8TQ3EJ7MC2C
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/05/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:12:41:00
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    N/A

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