• Short Summary

    Portuguese capital gives a great welcome to the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh.

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    Lisbon, Portugal.

    GV. Decorated main street in Lisbon. LV. People looking in shop window at photographs of Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh, & SV. CU. Portrait of Queen. Pan to portrait of Duke. CU. Two small figures. One is John Bull holding Union Jack and the other figure is Pedro the Fisherman. GV. Fountain and Opera House. SV. Portuguese people buying Union Jacks from street trader, & SCU. SV. Pan, road sweeper with a barrow. SV. Portuguese band followed by troops marching into the square. SCU. Pan, Portuguese troops marching past camera. GV. Royal Yacht Britannia sailing in at Lisbon, & nearer shot. SV. President of Republic of Portugal, General Craveiro Lopez accompanied by Madam Lopez walking down landing stage to meet the Royal barge. GV. Naval training ship bedecked with flags, ratings firing salute of guns. GV. Queen and Prince Philip being rowed ashore in the Royal barge manned by 80 Portuguese sailors in ancient naval dress. CU. People waving flags. LV. Royal barge coming alongside the landing stage, & SV. SCU. Portuguese sailors on the stern of the barge trying to manoeuvre it alongside. GV. Queen and Duke walking up landing stage. The Queen shakes hands with the President. He shakes hands with the Duke. CU. Duke shaking hands with Madam Lopez. President walks with the Queen up the landing stage followed by the Duke and Madam Lopez. Side view, pan as they walk. GV. Massed troops lined up in "Black Horse Square." CU. Pan, two Portuguese officers saluting. LV. Royal party on dais. SV. Mass of photographers in front of the dais. CU. Queen sitting in chair on dais. GV. Portuguese troops marching past carrying banners. SV. Republican guards marching past. SV. Queen and Madam Lopez on dais. Pan to President Lopez and Duke. LV. Cavalry trotting past. GV. Republican guards in their brass helmets, navy jackets and blue trousers and swirls of lanyards, lined up. SV. Republican guards, a very smart type of Portuguese slope arms. Angle shot, guards at slope arms. GV. Royal carriage being drawn by eight white horses leaving the dais. CU. Republican guards officer saluting. SV. Pan, Queen and President in the coach followed by many members of the press.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:24:00 / 01:48:56:00

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