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Newsreels 1947 May 1
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keywords: passing king christian x, king frederick ix, palestine, jewish terrorism, king paul, queen frederica, archbishop damaskinos of athens, dictator general francisco franco, british royal family, king george vi, queen elizabeth
Synopsis: Denmark Mourns The Passing Of Monarch Christian X, Jewish Terrorists Bomb British Police Compound, King Paul Of Greece Assumes Throne In Ceremony, Dictator Francisco Franco Of Spain Presides Over Civil War Anniversary, British Royal Family Visits Rhodesia Then Travel To Barotseland...(read more)
- Date: 1947
- Duration: 00:03:52
- Sound: Yes
- Color: Monochrome
- Type: Public Domain
- Language: English
- Location: Denmark, Palestine, Greece, Spain, Africa
Denmark Mourns The Passing Of Monarch Christian X
A nation in mourning for a beloved monarch, Christian X, pauses during stirring funeral rites in which American and British marines take part. King Frederik leads his people in last rites for his father.
Jewish Terrorists Bomb British Police Compound
Five British police officers are dead, and a heavily guarded police compound is in shambles, following a dynamite blast set off by Jewish Zionist extremist (terrorists) in Palestine. Several were injured in the daring daylight attack.
King Paul Of Greece Assumes Throne In Ceremony
During impressive ceremonies at the Greek Parliament, King Paul, accompanied by his Queen, takes the oath of office as head of the Greek State. Archbishop Damaskinos administers the oath.
Dictator Francisco Franco Of Spain Presides Over Civil War Anniversary
On the eighth anniversary of victory in the Civil War, hundreds of thousands jam the streets to watch an impressive military review. General Franco receives a mass demonstration.
British Royal Family Visits Rhodesia Then Travel To Barotseland
The Royal Family, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, sees the sights in Rhodesia. After a look-see at Victoria Falls, Britain's monarchs cross into Barotseland, where native drums beat and natives race their canoes.