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  • Short Summary

    Queen Mother visits Scottish Cattle Show and Asylum for the Blind, Scotland.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Queen Mother unveils plaque at Scottish Cattle Show, Scotland.

    Various shots of cattle being paraded. Cut-ins of crowd. CUs prize bull being paraded. CU page boy holding sign "Beef Cattle". Cut-in of crowd. Various shots of horses being paraded. CU woman wearing quirky hat which fits over her eyes, wearing sun glasses over top. Various shots of Queen Mother's arrival, she takes a seat on platform. CU Queen Mother presenting trophy cup. Various shots Queen Mother looking at cattle. Various shots of Queen Mother unveiling plaque (it is dedicated to James Balfour MBE, JP, Manager of Workshop).

    Exterior of Aberdeen Asylum for the Blind, crowd outside (2 shots). Various shots of Queen Mother visiting asylum: she talks to some of the unsighted inhabitants and inspects at their handiwork. MS Queen Mother climbing into Land Rover. MS Queen Mother waving from Land Rover. MS Queen Mother looking at glass bowl. CU Queen Mother looking at fairy doll. CU Queen Mother walking past crowd.

    MS Queen Mother shaking hands with dignitaries. Various shots of crowds surrounding Queen Mother, as she stands up in Land Rover waving (large sign - "City Hotel Elgin Cocktail Bar" in background). Various shots of Queen Mother in Land Rover driving past crowds.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:58:00 / 01:29:49:00
    UN 3239 D

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