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    Excellent weather favours Whitsun holiday. Pets' Corner opening day draws big crowd at Zoo. Princesses?

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    SLATE INFORMATION: King and People Enjoy Perfect Holiday

    ENGLAND: London:
    Pets' Corner Opening Day Draws Big Crowd At Zoo.
    London Zoo:
    GV pan children waiting to go into zoo.
    CU noticeboard in various languages - children looking at them.
    GV pan children at zoo.
    CU Ambassador Gusev's little daughter looking on
    CU little boy holding kid goat, and being stroked by little girl.
    CU children holding baby fox.
    SV house with baby chicks running in front garden.
    CU baby chicks.
    CU little children looking at animals thru glass window.
    CU toad at front door of little house.
    CU toad at Window - "TOAD HALL".

    GV crowd watching.
    LV King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (Queen Mother) and Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret - Princess Alexandra shaking hands with King and Queen - kisses Queen on cheek.
    SV King and Queen and princesses talking to Princess Alexandra.
    GV crowd watching - Windsor castle in b-g.
    SV Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret Rose Stepping into trap.
    SV pan Princesses driving past crowd.
    LV pan Princesses driving past King and Queen.
    LV crowd watching.
    SV King presenting cup to Elizabeth in trap to King walking away.
    SV King presenting another cup to woman in open carriage.
    GV towards and pan Princesses riding in Queen Victoria carriage with footman sitting at rear.
    GV Princess riding in carriage past camera and crowds.

    Entertainment and Leisure; Royalty; Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain (b. 1926, reigned 1952- ), Princess Margaret (Rose) of Great Britain, Countess of Snowdon (b. 1930), Animals - Domestic
    Background: Excellent weather favours Whitsun holiday. Pets' Corner opening day draws big crowd at Zoo. Princesses win first prizes at Windsor Horse Show.

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    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
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