• Short Summary

    Royal family serve behind the counter at a church sale to raise the money for the church.

  • Description

    Abergeldie Castle, Scotland.

    GV. Marquees set up in ground of Abergeldie Castle, home of Queen Mother. SV. Royal party arriving - Queen Mother, Princess Anne, Prince Charles, Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh. SV. Pan, Princess Anne walking with Queen Mother and Queen followed by Prince Philip and Prince Charles, both dressed in kilts. SCU. Princess Margaret walking with Queen Mother. SCU. Princess Margaret walking with vicar. GV. Crowd surrounding one of Marquees waiting for sale to start. SV. Interior, Queen Mother chatting to Queen, Princess Margaret and children before sale starts, & SCU. SV. People outside looking into Marquee. SCU. Queen smiling. Pan down to children standing beside table loaded with articles. GV. Exterior of Craithie Church, & nearer shot. LV. Crowds outside Marquees. SV. Interior, Queen Mother selling articles with Princess Anne alongside. CU. Princess Anne sorting out postcards. She hands one to customer. SCU. Queen busy at her stall selling articles. She hands a box to a customer and receives cash. She hands box and takes money. SCU. Prince Charles and Princess Anne squatting under counter sorting out money in box. They both stand up. SCU. Queen holding a holdall and passing it to a customer. She picks up a note from table. Back view, Prince Charles busy at counter. He holds up a small child's frock for a woman and takes money from her. He bends down and places money into box under counter. He starts to rise then changes his mind and puts hand back into box. CU. Duke busy at stall giving change to customers. SV. Queen handing a pair of socks to woman and receiving cash. SV. Duke having sold a basket of food to an elderly lady sorts out the change and puts money into her hand. SV. Queen Mother still busy selling and taking cash. SV. Queen handing a tin to woman and takes cash. SV. Princess Margaret, accompanied by Dominic Elliot, 24-year-old son of Lord and Lady Minto. Princess Margaret takes note from customer and hands over two wine glasses. SV. Towards and pan, Queen coming out of Marquee with Duke, pan to back view as they walk to car. SV. Queen Mother leaving Marquee with children.

    (Lav.) (Orig "K")

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:21:00 / 01:15:24:00

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