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    HOMAGE TO MARTYR KING Body of Yugoslav Monarch leaves France. Queen Marie joins cortege to?

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    SLATE INFORMATION
    Marseilles, France: Gen. view of Marseilles Prefecture Cars towards. CU. of Clock. Top view of procession towards with policemen on cycles around car. Top view of procession round bend with escort. Semi view of Queen Marie and Pres Lebrun towards. Long view of coffin being carried towards ship. Top view of coffin being carried on to boat. Long view of Queen Marie boarding battleship. Semi view pan. of ministers on ship. CU. of Queen Marie crossing heart. Semi view pan. of Lebrun walking to coffin and bowing. CU. of Queen Marie off boat & down steps. CU. of Queen & Pres Lebrun past.

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice talks about King Alexander tragi Assassination & describes the coffin being blessed by the Greek Orthodox Patriarch. Off-stage voice describes Queen staying on ship till time to cast away & mention paying his last respects to the dead King. Off-stage band plays the Death of a Hero...Gen traffic noise...

    England: Boy King Peter of Yugoslavia, returns to Yugoslavia with Dowager Queen Marie after assassination of Queen Marie. London, England Gen. view of crowd outside building. CU. of Queen Marie (Dowager) & Boy King Peter walking down steps of building. Top view of car away past crowd. Semi view of King Peter & Dowager Queen Marie walking to boat. CU. of King Peter & Queen Marie facing camera & walking past. Gen. view of ship leaving.

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice talks about Boy King Peter, leaving for Belgrade with his grandmother, Dowager Queen Marie of Roumania. Off-stage voice says that the Boy king has not yet been told of his father's assassination as the Queen wants to tell him herself.

    ENGLAND: King Peter & Queen Marie Dowager Queen Marie leave for Paris. DOVER, ENGLAND CU. of King Peter and Queen Marie past. Long view of Queen Marie & King Peter boarding ship. Gen. back view of ship leaving.

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice says that King Peter has not yet been told of his father's assassination as it is his mother's wish to tell him the cruel new herself...

    Royalty; King Alexander I of Yugoslavia (1921-1934), Queen Marie of Yugoslavia (1900-1961), King Peter II of Yugoslavia (1923-1970, reigned 1934-1945), Ceremonies - Funerary
    Background: HOMAGE TO MARTYR KING Body of Yugoslav Monarch leaves France. Queen Marie joins cortege to harbour, while Prince Peter (now King) departs from England.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADKRPY54J0KRRNBYUJPTAEG6W4
    Media URN:
    VLVADKRPY54J0KRRNBYUJPTAEG6W4
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/10/1934
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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