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    TOBAGO, WEST INDIES: GV British West Indies Airliner landing at Tobago. SV Margaret walking down steps of plane. CU Margaret shakes hands with member of crew. CU Margaret talks to crew. GBV Margaret's car going into Palm Tree Grove. SV Coloured people on looking. SV Princess unveiling tablet. CU tablet - stating that the BISHOP'S HIGH SCHOOL' tablet was unveiled by H.R.H. Princess Margaret on 5.5.1955.



    SV Margaret talking to 84-year-old Amar Khan in wheelchair. CU Amar Khan pan to Margaret, with Iris Peake in picture.// GTV Royal car along coastal road pan up to seascape. SBV Princess & party including Iris Peake standing on cliff-top looking out to sea. FV Ditto. GV Seascape scene.



    FROM//TO//CALYPSOM MUSIC NATURAL SOUND FROM TAPE RECEIVED FROM RADIO TRINIDAD.



    Trinidad, West Indies: GV Government House, Trinidad. LV Guest being presented to Princess Margaret at Garden Party. CU Princess smiles, talks to young fellow. SV Princess talking to coloured guest. CU Pan Indian couple. CU Coloured woman. GV Mass guests with Princess & Governor Rance in centre. LV Margaret & company take seats to watch carnival display. SV Ditto, showing also miss Iris Peake, Lady-in-Waiting. LV Calypso singers led by 'MIGHTY PANTHER' on stage singing. SCU Ditto. GV Ditto. SV Maragaret seated laughs. LV All-steel band on stage toward.



    Port Of Spain: GV Margaret arriving at Town Hall, Port of Spain. SCU Native women wave. LV Margaret out of car & is greeted by Mayor & Mayoress. LV Margaret & Mayor walk towards balcony. CU Margaret walks towards & waves to crowd. GV Crowd.



    Queen's Park, Oval, Trinidad: GV Crowds at Queen's Park Oval, Trinidad. SV Margaret followed by Miss Iris Peake into landrover. GV Margaret driving thru cheering crowd. CU Margaret waves from land-rover. GV Land-rover thru cheering crowd. CU Margaret waving. GV Native girls dancing the Bel Air Dance. SV Girls dancing. SCU Ditto. CU, SV, Ditto. LV Margaret getting out of car to open the 'PRINCESS MARGARET HIGHWAY' SV Margaret in car along the New Highway, sign above says ditto.



    Botanical Gdns, Port Of Spain: GV Margaret & others walking towards in the Botanical Gardens, Port of Spain., to plant a tree. SCU Margaret pan to coloured gentlemen holding tree to be planted. LV Margaret planting tree. SCU 2 bespectacled coloured women onlooking.



    San Fernando Hospital, Trinidad: GV Pan The New San Fernando Colonial Hospital. CU Coloured nurses looking on. SV Margaret cutting tape to open new Hospital. SV Little coloured girl presenting Margaret with bouquet. SV Margaret talking to little coloured girl, patient in bed, CU Princess with Nurse walking away.




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    MAIN CARDS:
    FROM//TO//-CALYPSOM MUSIC NATURAL SOUND FROM TAPE RECEIVED FROM RADIO TRINIDAD.
    OTHER SECTION:- TRINIDAD, WEST INDIES.
    G.B.
    OTHER SECTION: TOBAGO, WEST INDIES:

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2N4KCNDH0TWJTS7XR6O5FQ7EX
    Media URN:
    VLVA2N4KCNDH0TWJTS7XR6O5FQ7EX
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:37:00
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    Canister:
    N/A

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