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  • Short Summary

    The Duchess of York (Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother) attends a charity fete in aid of the Royal West Sussex Hospital Centenary appeal.

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    Full titles read; "Duchess of York... - ...indefatigable in the cause of charity... attends Fete in aid of Royal West Sussex Hospital Centenary appeal."

    Chichester, West Sussex.

    M/S shows the Duchess of York (Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother) walking past a line of nurses, accompanied by a matron, at the fete. M/S of the Duchess being presented with a bouquet of flowers by a little girl as a crowd looks on and photographers take pictures.

    M/S of the Duchess standing on the steps of a building beside a small table; numerous children walk up the steps and hand her envelopes, presumably containing donations to the appeal, that she places in a bowl on the table. One little girl forgets to give the Duchess her envelope and is swiftly ushered back to hand it over.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:49:00 / 01:11:44:00
    G 1494

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