Gathering of Emir and officials for Friday prayers in Amman, TransJordan
Amman Transjordan Date:1945 Duration:2 min 34 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Honor guards of uniformed policemen take their places on both sides of King Faisal Street, in front of Al Husseini mosque, as officials begin to arrive for Friday prayers. Prime Minister Ibrahim Pasha Ashim and Minister of National Education Sheikh Fihmi(in white turban) arrive in chauferred car. An open truck with a machine gunner in back and several mounted lancers lead a 1942 Buick sedan carrying Emir Abdulla Ibn El-Hussein. The police honor guard salute by presenting arms. Inside the Mosque courtyard, worshippers wash themselves before entering for prayers. Worshippers are seen inside the Mosque and outside, prostrating themselves in prayer. The Emir embraces ministers as he leaves and enters his car to drive away.
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