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  • Short Summary

    Royal tour includes a visit to the Imperial Palace and a picnic in the Simen Mountains.

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    Imperial Palace, Gonder and foothills of the Simen Mountains, Ethiopia.

    Various shots of crowds waving. Two shots of Imperial Palace Gonder. CU. Two Ethiopian men and a boy. CU. Two Ethiopian women, one with umbrella. Two shots of Duchess having her camera attended to, she then walks away followed by three men. CU. Three women. LS. Imperial Palace Gonder, Royal car coming out of gates. GV. Panning shot of countryside. Various shots showing camp in the foot hills of Simen Mountains, which rise in these shots to 10,000 feet. GV's. camping site. MS. Duke of Gloucester talking to Mr. Ronald Peel. Various shots of Duke and Duchess talking to Mr. Ronald Peel. LS. Last Post lowering of British and Ethiopian flags. More shots showing camping site. Various shots of Duchess looking around camping site. CU. Duchess taking picture of camp from one of the hills. Various shots of Duchess of Gloucester walking in foot hills. LS. Picnic being prepared. LS's. CU's. crowd lining roadside.LS. Royal car being driven toward camera. LS. Two donkeys followed by little boy. LS. Duchess getting out of car and walking past. Panning shot of foot hills of the Simen Mountains. Various CU's. Camp fire at night.


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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:08:49:00
    UN 3161 A

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