• Short Summary

    Good footage of the Rand Easter Show in Johannesburg, South Africa.

  • Description

    Rand Holds Easter Show. Johannesburg, South Africa.

    L/S of the Rand Show entrance showing wording 'Rand Easter Show' and people entering. L/S Portion of the show grounds looking down steps. M/S People walking around the show. L/S of the United Kingdom pavilion. C/U Union Jack flags over the coat of arms. L/S of the Italian pavilion. L/S Interior of the Italian pavilion showing various cars on show. M/S People walking around the grounds and two Japanese women walking past camera. L/S Flower gardens many of which have been imported from overseas countries the cost of establishing this garden was $7,000.

    M/S Girls admiring flower garden and lily pond. L/S Flower garden. M/S Prize cattle on show. M/S Mr. Crowe the American Ambassador (centre) standing with the mayor of Johannesburg (right and the President of the Agricultural Society). M/S Cattle in line parading. M/S Two champions a bull and a cow. M/S The Supreme champion bull. M/S Mr. Crowe the American Ambassador presenting gold trophy to a representative of Mr. Harry Oppenheimer. This is the first time a Hereford bull has won this award at the show. M/S The northern Rhodesian police motor cycle team performing, in the arena. M/S Pan. a motor cyclist pulling along a small ramp as another motor cyclist rides up this ramp and over. M/S Pan. the Rhodesian motor cycle team riding past in mass formation of five bikes.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:18:00 / 01:01:32:00

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