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The King Receives a "Decoration"

Series

Series Name
Pathe Gazette

Issue

Issue No.
40/97
Date Released
2 Dec 1940
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Marshal of the RAF Sir Cyril Newall
  2. 2Post Much Earlier This Christmas
  3. 3Trained in Canada
  4. 4The King Receives a "Decoration"
  5. 5Tacoma Bridge Collapse
  6. 6Evans of the Broke Comperes a Shelter Concert
  7. 7Tube Snacks
  8. *South Africa’s Agricultural Show
  9. *Walking Race in Regents Park
  10. *Rugby at Oxford

* Story has local or special distribution

Story

Story No. within this Issue
4 / 7
Summary
King and Queen inspect mobile canteens which are being presented to the YMCA by the Trade Union Movement. The King is then presented with the Gold Medal of the TUC by Mr George Gibson, Chairman of the General Council.
Keywords
Royalty; Politics and government; Awards and honours
Locations
London; Buckingham Palace
Length of story (in feet)
48
Story extras:
Film clip

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Notes
Pathe now also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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