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    Mecca, Arabia: GV Pilgrims in lorries on way to Mecca ceremony. GV Pilgrims on way on camel & foot. SV Ditto. CU Pan A cripple being carried in cot to ceremony. GTV Tents covering city. GV Showing buildings and minaret. Angle. V Another minaret. CU Gov. General of Pakistan, Ghulam Muhammad being received by King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia. CU Governor-General & King walking away from plane pan down to pair clasping hands. TV Pilgrims making rounds of the Khana-e-Ka 'Ba. Angle V Pan down Of the Khana-e-Ka 'Ba. CU Begum Aga Khan & Governor General during ceremony. CU Governor-General being wheeled around in chair. SV V.I.Ps. walking towards the Hajr-E-Aswad for the kissing of the stone ceremony. CU Stone. CU Begum kissing stone. GTV Ceremony of the pebble throwing. (Jimar) SV People throwing pebbles. CU Begum touches stone followed by Governor. GTV Pilgrims.



    Religion and Superstition; Royalty; Women; Mohommad Ghulum (1894-1956), King Suad bin Abdul Aziz (1902-1969, reigned 1953-1964)




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    PAKISTAN GOVT. FILM VIA KAYS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2WAOIXXX168N4Z88SRJ8VKCGG
    Media URN:
    VLVA2WAOIXXX168N4Z88SRJ8VKCGG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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