Cheers All The Way! (1930)

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    Full title reads: "Middlesbrough, Sunderland, Hartlepool. Cheers all the Way! Tumultuous enthusiasm from vast crowds everywhere pays fit tribute to popularity of the Prince of Wales during crowded 2 days tour of the North East." Middlesbrough, Sunderland, Hartlepool. North East England. The following material looks like cuts - rather than a completed story. Prince Edward, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor) is driven in an open car past a large crowd of waving children. More shots of Prince of Wales being received by massive crowds. He walks across the field at a stadium. The Prince appears at various civic buildings. He is seen at some kind of presentation. He lays a foundation stone for a building. He visits the seafront. Wherever he goes crowds are there to see him. Intertitle reads: "at Doxford's Shipyard, Sunderland .." Angle Shot of massive crowds waiting in bunting decked streets. LS of Prince with various civic dignitaries. Intertitle reads: "... lays foundation stone of Sunderland Hospital." Prince arrives past crowd an takes part in ceremony to lay stone in new building. Intertitle reads: "... opens Prince's Promenade at Hartlepool." Title reads: "The Prince of Wales has a wonderful reception during crowded day's visit to Middlesbrough." Prince of Wales lays a wreath at a war memorial. Sound Track Missing and very confused material. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: Join us on Facebook at: Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:717.11
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    Newcastle University (Youtube)
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    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 9 years, 11 months ago
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