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    Court-Treatt Cape to Cairo expedition arrive back in England by ship.

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    Dover, Kent.

    Title: "HOME AGAIN. Court-Treatt Cape to Cairo Expedition receive warm welcome on arrival".

    M/S of a group men and one woman walking up the gang plank of a ship. M/S of the same group standing on the deck of the ship in a huddle, one man shakes the woman's hand warmly and gives her a kiss on the cheek, he then shakes the hands of the other men.

    M/S of the group posing in a line for the camera. C/U of the woman; she appears to be signing autographs. Panning shot of the group; most are Caucasian, although there is one smartly dressed Black man. C/U of the woman laughing.

    High angled shot of a large convertible car being lifted by a crane out of the ship's hold. M/S of a group of men steadying the car as the crane lowers it onto the quayside.

    After a few seconds of spacing, cuts / out takes start at 01:07:49. More shots of the cars being lifted out of the hold. M/S of the group of men and one woman standing in front of the car on the quayside, the appear to be talking to a group of journalists. Various shots of ships coming into dock from KINGS GOLD MEDAL in G 1265.

    Note: please see also FROM CAPE TO CAIRO in G 1266 for shots of the expedition in Egypt.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:31:00 / 01:13:15:00
    G 1267

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