India’s President

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
1198A
Date Released
22 May 1952
Date submitted
19 May 1952
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Royal Visit to Chelsea Show
  2. 2India’s President
  3. 3Royal Tournament Rehearsal
  4. 4Dave Sands Retains Title
  5. 5The United States on Trial
  6. 6Prince Philip with Coastal Command
  7. 7(Sub-Title) and Plays Polo for Winning Team
  8. *Prince Bernhard at Boys’ Brigade Rally
  9. *Rosary Crusade Rally

* Story has local or special distribution

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 7
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: India’s President Sworn In. DESCRIPTION: Impressive ceremonies attended the swearing-in of Dr Rajendra Prasad as President of India at New Delhi; the occasion, indeed, marked the coming into full force of India’s new constitution. SHOTLIST: Cut story - KS. GV guards. Dr Prasad walks down steps. GV Prasad’s private residence. Walk through the grounds, interior - shows Prasad with Nehru. Entering carriage & drive away, with bodyguard of Lancers.
Keywords
Politics and government; Buildings and structures; Ceremonies; Military
Locations
Delhi
Card file number
57228
Credits:
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Camera
Pat Mohan
Length of story (in feet)
92
Story extras:

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