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  • Short Summary

    Guards troop the Colour on the birthday of King George V. London.

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    Item title reads - Pageant of scarlet and gold. Brilliant assembly including Marshal Foch, see Brigade of Guards troop the Colour in honour of the King's Birthday. London.

    M/S as King George V rides past in uniform and bearskin hat then salutes. There are troops all lined up around him. L/S of Guards performing a gun salute. M/S as he rides past soldiers lined up. L/S from above as they march in lines, various shots as they march into rows and go forward. L/S from above of the King on his horse. Various shots of the Guards parading. M/S as they march past the King, M/S of the King, Marshal Foch, and one of the Princes, possibly Prince Albert, sat on horses watching them. Various shots as they parade past.

    Intertitle - '"Many happy returns of the day, your Majesty".' M/S as the King rides past on his horse.

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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:
    01:27:31:00 / 01:30:49:00
    G 1195

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