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  • Short Summary

    Montage of footage showing Princess Mary attending various events and functions.

  • Description

    Princess Mary special.

    Princess Mary attends / performs duties at various functions. She reviews Girl Guides marching past in park. Princess Mary arrives for tree-planting ceremony; she gets out of car; is met by ladies who curtsy; elderly man who of course bows; then the Princess helps to plant a tree.

    Shot of Princess Mary dismounting horse. Then Princess riding another horse in a hunt; she is riding along a path chatting w/ rider beside her; many others follow. Princess seated on horse between 2 others: her brother Prince Albert (later King George VI) at left; and her husband; Henry; Viscount Lascelles (later Earl of Harewood); on the rt.

    Very brief shot of Princess Mary watching group of girls in white kerchiefs and aprons walking by in a parade. Dark interior shot of Princess talking to someone in bed in hospital ward.

    Then Princess meeting amputee veteran who shows his artificial leg. More Girl Guides. Religious or school ceremony; in which Princess hands some small token to girls as they step up.

    Princess Mary at another ceremony giving ribbons to Land Army Girls. More hunting scenes. Horses & hounds coming through gate. Queen Mary; Princess Mary, Viscount L.; possibly other Royal relations; ending visit at unidentified town; they walk toward car with the Mayor & others.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1910 - 1929
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:32:00 / 01:54:18:00
    ON 409 J

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