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  • Short Summary

    Footage of unknown carnival in progress.

  • Description

    May Queen. Location of events unknown.

    Shots of May Queen climbing onto float. M/S of May Queen sitting on float, a small boy stands next to her. L/S of group of girls skipping down street holding pom-poms. They are followed by a brass band playing. Various horse drawn floats move down the street. Shot of little boys seated on donkeys moving along street. More shots of floats, people in fancy dress etc. M/S of float with May Queen on passing by. More shots of the carnival in progress. The May Queen places a wreath at the foot of war memorial. More similar shots. Some nice M/Ss of May Queen posing for camera having crown placed on head. She holds a bouquet of flowers as she bows to the crowds.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:58:00 / 01:25:10:00
    ON 349 D

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