• Short Summary

    State visit of President Theodore Heuss of West Germany to London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Pres. Heuss State Visit".

    London. State visit of President Theodore Heuss of West Germany.

    GV President of Federal Republic of Germany, Professor Theodor Heuss stepping out of train at Victoria Station and walking forwards to shake hands with Queen Elizabeth II. CU Of him shaking hands with Queen, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and the Foreign Minister von Brentano shaking hands with Queen and Duke. President Heuss shakes hands with Princess Margaret. GV German President shakes hands with Princess Royal and the Duchess of Gloucester. CU President Heuss shaking hands with Duchess of Kent and Princess Alexandra. MV Harold Macmillan and Foreign Secretary John Selwyn Lloyd. LV Shaking hands with Prime Minister Harold Macmillan and Foreign Secretary John Selwyn Lloyd. CU Queen with President Heuss leaving the station followed by members of the party.

    SV German President stepping up into the royal carriage to sit alongside the Queen, Duke gets into carriage and sits down. SV Towards and pan to backview of the royal carriage containing the Queen, Duke and German President on its way to Buckingham Palace.

    SV Interior shot of the Guildhall, Aldermen and Court of Common Council with the German President and the Lord Mayor seated. SV German President seated alongside the Lord Mayor. CU President Heuss. SV German President and the Lord Mayor listening to the address. SV Address being handed to Heuss in silver casket. SV German President presenting to the Lord Mayor some kind of silver salver, he shakes hands with him.

    (Royal Rota Neg.)

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:24:00 / 01:56:05:00

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