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    Material related to newsreel story "Princess Margaret Visits Thanet" - 50/45.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Princess Margaret Visits Thanet" 50/45.

    Material from for newsreel item - extra shots.

    Ramsgate, Kent.

    GV Ramsgate harbour. LS Bedecked shipping harbour LS Crowds walking along promenade.

    MS Small girl presenting Princess Margaret with a bouquet of flowers. MS Princess and Mayor standing on platform at the Newington Housing Estate. CU Princess, Mayor and Mayoress on platform. MS The Mayor presenting the Princess with an illuminated address. & SCU. MS Margaret walking with Mayor and another man along road. MV Pan along group of Sea Rangers and Girl Guides. CU Margaret chatting to sea rangers. MV More Rangers. MS The Princess walking forward to cut tape and name new road. LS Princess cuts tape. LS Princess and Mayor walking towards tree for tree-planting ceremony. LS Princess Margaret and others round tree. Man holds spade. MS Margaret shovelling earth onto tree. MS Margaret shovelling earth onto tree. MS Margaret, Mayor and others looking at tree. MS Another angle Margaret shovelling earth. MS Princess and others walking through gate of house. MS They enter house. Ordinary house. CU They walk away from house, and towards aluminium house.

    MS Exterior General Hospital. CU Margaret entering hospital. LS Walking round grounds of hospital. VS of nurses. LS Margaret walking round hospital ward. MS Princess chatting to little boy in bed holding Union Jack. CU Princess chatting. VS of ward and nurses. LS Princess arriving at hospital and being greeted. CU Back view Margaret turning pages of book. MS Back view Margaret unveiling book. MS Back view of her reading address before unveiling. (Mute. Lav.)

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:40:00 / 01:19:43:00
    50/45 A (Selected Originals)

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