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    Material relating to the Newsreel story "Queen Mother's visit to Forfar to receive freedom" 56/36

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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Queen Mother's visit to Forfar to receive freedom" 56/36

    Identical material to the original without voice over or music. There are no titles.

    Forfar, Scotland.

    WS. Forfar street lined with crowds (title super over) SV. Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother's car arriving at Forfar Town Hall. CU. Child waving flag. SV. Queen Mother stepping out of car and being received by the Provost A C Smyth. SV. Police holding back crowds. GV. Queen Mother inspecting the 4th/5th Battalion. of the Black Watch Guard of Honour. SCU. Queen Mother inspecting Guard of Honour, she smiles and waves into camera.

    GV. Interior of the Strathmore Woollen Factory. GV. Queen Mother arriving inside factory, to walk around and talk to the workers. SCU. Queen Mother talking and smiling to factory girl. SV. Girl operating loom. SV. Queen Mother steps onto loom to talk to girl operating it. SV. Queen Mother talking to girl operator of loom.

    GV. Exterior of Reid Hall. GV. Interior, Queen Mother walking onto platform to receive the Freedom. TV. Audience applauding. SV. Provost presenting Scroll to the Queen Mother. STV. Audience applauding. SV. Queen Mother signing book.

    (Lav.) (Orig.E.)

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:27:00 / 01:57:41:00
    56/36 E (Selected Originals)

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