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    Large numbers of people disembark form ocean liner.

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    People disembark from liner. Location of events unknown.

    Boats and ships; commercial; passenger. A very merry bunch of people disembarking from ocean liner arriving in Great Britain; c. 1913-1914 ?. Vaudeville troupe on tour? dressed in furs and a variety of jaunty hats; they act like they are coming from a party. First woman strides down the ramp; pausing to wind up her arm and smash a champagne bottle on the rail. Others follow; in various degrees of hilarity jogging; skipping or dancing down the ramp; laughing; waving flags (both union jacks and stars & stripes) and hats.

    Man w/ bass drum. 2 Men carrying suitcases; golf clubs;etc. Nearly fall down in a heap but pick themselves up w/ great mirth and go staggering along together. Not all of the passengers are acting so silly; some seem rather dignified. A few of the ship's crew watch from promenade. Actors; entertainers, music hall; comedy; funny; travel; arrivals same people getting out of cars etc.

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    Film ID:
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    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1913 - 1914
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:21:00 / 01:03:59:00
    ON 386 C

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