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  • Short Summary

    Harry Lauder is seen attending a Scottish Festival.

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    Sir Harry Lauder (well-known Scottish entertainer who sang 'Roaming' in the Gloamin''); attends a Scotish event - exact location unknown. Opens with CU of 2 cute children; a boy and girl dressed up in traditional Scottish costumes; tartan plaid sashes; etc. A man stands on right behind the kids. Next; shot of a parade: children riding on donkeys decorated with flowers between lines of spectators; also some men and women walk along--one lady wears a huge hat covered with flowers. Next some other entertainment in this festival day: crowd sitting on benches; and in FG; a Harry Lauder talking to a man wearing a shawl and a long apron; behind them sits another man in a kilt (holding bagpipes?) and more people on risers above. The first man walks up the steps; leaving the man in the shawl in FG. Harry has possibly awarded him a prize for something.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:05:00 / 01:33:38:00
    ON 016 A

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