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    Como, Italy: GV Como Lake and the city of Como in BG with Various boats taking part in pageant on water. SV Showing two of the craft in pageant. NEARER V One of the boats with men in fancy costumes on board. GV Crowd. TGV Lady of the castle and others on the floating stand. CU Man with chain mail around his head. CU Man in Norman type helmet. GV Two men on a platform build in the water, fighting with quarter staves. SV ditto, one man is pushed off the edge and goes in water. GV the Lady of the castle looking on from the floating platform. GV Two boats approaching each other with men standing on the back of them, each with a lance and a shield. As the two boats cross both lunge at one another but neither topple in. SV ditto, both men end up in water. SV Men in uniform on board ship blowing trumpets to herald winners. GV one of the winners is presented with a banner which he receives from the lady on the platform.



    Entertainment and Leisure; History and Archaeology




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    SERBOLONGHI
    Italy

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5Z8TKOSIHZDPYGJ43OXIY94KU
    Media URN:
    VLVA5Z8TKOSIHZDPYGJ43OXIY94KU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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