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Royal Tour Of Ethiopia (1965)

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Title reads: "Royal Tour of Ethiopia". Intertitle: "A film record of the Queen and Duke's visit to Ethiopia". This item is identical to newsreel story "Royal Visit to Africa" (also in 65/12) until 01:20:43. Additional shots not seen in this story follow: Various shots of Queen Elizabeth II and Emperor Haile Selassie visiting some waterfalls, Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) is also present. Various shots Queen, Duke and Emperor watching tribal elders perform ceremony from dias. Various shots Queen visiting large church, where men are in ornate robes and women wear white headdresses. Various shots Queen in Eritrea where crowds dance in street and brass bands play. Queen drives through a city in open topped car, Note: picture slips at start of item. NB: soundtrack is missing. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:1792.06