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    Various scenes at a regatta - possibly Henley regatta.

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    "These are the days of Regattas and Eve is in her glory by the cool waters."

    High angle shot of a picturesque riverbank scene. M/S of two women on the riverbank holding balloons. Moving shot of two crews in a rowing race. "Strenuous fellows in midstream are fighting out their battles." Camera follows the rowers as they move past the cameras. High angle shot of a boat moored close to the riverbank. Two women relax in the boat. "In punts, boats and on the banks, the girls carry on with their side of the pastime - enjoying themselves." Short shot of women punting along the river.

    M/S of group of men and women sitting in deck chairs presumably watching the race. C/U of woman sitting in a punt with large bunch of balloons, she laughs. L/S of the river. Another shot of the racing rowers. M/S of girls watching the race. "Meanwhile, to show there is hard work going on, the lusty Adams are still going strong." L/S of the rowers as the race ends. Scenic view of the river, houses on the other bank. Could be Henley.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 528.

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    Film ID:
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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:59:00 / 01:34:24:00
    EP 216

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