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    Addis Abaca, Abyssinia: STV Exhibition. SCU BOAC Stand. GV Entrance to exhibition. SV Conical hut with natives in FG. SHOT Three dusky maidens.



    STV Emperor with key unlocks gates everyone streams in. SV Emperor towards. CU Emperor pointing to something which has attracted his attention. SV British car exhibit. CU Car (Hillman). STV Royal party enter Pavilion. NEARER V ditto. SV Furniture and soft furnishing exhibit. SCU Native examine basket and pottery exhibits. ANGLE SHOT Ethiopian flag pan down to Palace Building. ENT V Haile Selassie enters the Throne Room. GV various members of diplomatic corps entering. SV The British Ambassador walks towards Haile Selassie and bows. SCU Haile Selassie bows a little. SV Other, diplomats all waiting with their presents. SCU British Ambassador shaking hands with Selassie and presents his credentials.



    Royalty; Emperor Haile Selassie I of Ethiopia (1930-1974), Exhibitions; Celebrations - Royal; Ceremonies - Inauguration




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    Addis Ababa

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    Film ID:
    VLVABV055G20HOA33CP97BQFOAYQU
    Media URN:
    VLVABV055G20HOA33CP97BQFOAYQU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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