• Short Summary

    An extra tight security was placed around the Princess during her stay in the Okanagan--- because the Tour officials wanted to ensure the Princess complete privacy and also because of the fear of some Doukhobor bombings.

  • Description


    Roll starts with longshot of home of Commander and Mrs. J. Bruce Smith from the water.



    Several shots of RCMP boat that came out to check camera boat over.



    Another boat chased away by the Mounties after getting too close.



    Another shot of the Smith Home.



    Mounties ward off the camera boat used by the CBC as we were too close. RCMP boat attempts to ram us---This not unusual on this trip as the Mounties even attempted to ram the boat of Attorney General Robert Bonner off Victoria.



    Shot of power cruiser that the Princess used during her stay on Lake Okanagan. It is not known for sure whether or not the Princess was aboard when this was taken. However, It is the boat she used when she did take several trips.



    And that's it.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: An extra tight security was placed around the Princess during her stay in the Okanagan--- because the Tour officials wanted to ensure the Princess complete privacy and also because of the fear of some Doukhobor bombings.

    Cameramen, reporters only saw the princess about two times during her stay. However, some managed to see the boat she rode Lake Okanagan on etc.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8IW52CW61U1GFHK1JBZ87G2JV
    Media URN:
    VLVA8IW52CW61U1GFHK1JBZ87G2JV
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/07/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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