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    AMSTERDAM, HOLLAND: (Princess Beatrix Wilhemina Armagard) Gen. veiw Soestdijk Palace... IN ROLL

    Pan of Soestdijk palace and crowds & long view. CU crowds past... wipe to night scene of Palace. Quick sequence of people listing to radio-sets. Wipe to Soestdijk palace..with stork flying overhead. CU stork flying over Palace. CU time (9055) on clock...Dutch wording above & below. Quick sequence guns firing. Long view steeple. Angle shot of buglers. Semi top view Reading Proclamation in Dutch. CU Proclamation. Pan to crowd. Semi view pan of crowd. CU Herald on horse. Pan of people listening. Angle Dutch Flag on tower. CU Buglers. Quick sequence people snatching off telephones. CU Radio Announcer at mike. Semi view Radio mast...ring effect from centre. Semi view Dutch girl listens to radio. Semi view barber lathering...stops & listens to radio. Semi view wireless mast ring effect. Semi view barber & customers cheering. Quick sequence newspapers being printed. Two scenes men selling newspapers. Long view Dutch girls out of houses. CU Dutch Girls reading newspapers. Long view & CU Dutch kids out of school. Semi top view kids waving flags. Pan down from flags to kids running in streets. Long view crowds in streets. running. Top view Square. CU people running. Semi top view crowd in square. CU crowd dancing round in square. CU crowd dangling. Top view pan of crowd.


    Good Scenes.

    Semi view man at mike announcing birth. Semi view two people listening to radio. Trick shot aerial mast with circle effect. Semi view tow people listening raise arms & cheer. Quick sequence...dialing telephone, CU...CU typing out message...CU tape machine working...Front view typewriter...CU tape machine. Quick sequence...Gen.vie printing room...3 CU's machinery printing papers...CU man pressing button to start machines...CU newspapers on rollers...CU packing CU packing papers. Quick sequence...Semi view woman reads newspaper...semi view man reads paper...Semi girls reads paper...Semi view girl opens & reads paper...on show counter...2 CU other girls lean over her to see paper. Long view night traffic showing illumination. Var. shots of illuminations. Semi view Statue of horse. CU fireworks. Gen. view Statue of horse. CU fireworks. Gen. view pan of crowd towards cheering. CU cakes on plate. Var. shots of people eating cakes...man..girl..man with beard...old woman...man with organ..boy & girl...eating cakes.


    Natural Sound.

    Natural sound of buglers (discordant)...guns firing..people cheering, etc.... Reading of Proclamation in Dutch.

    Royalty; Queen Juliana of the Netherlands (b. 1909, reigned 1948-1980), Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands (1980-), Celebrations - Royal; Babies


    + good scenes

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