20,000 Eggs Soot And Flour 1925

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    Item title reads - 20,000 eggs, soot and flour used in battle by Glasgow University undergraduates at Rectorial Election Rag. Scotland.

    M/S as the camera pans across the students holding their ammunition. L/S as they run across in front of the university and up the street. M/S as they pelt each other with the flour, eggs and soot, some fight with each other. Various shots as they push and throw things, it descends into chaos and they pile on each other. M/S of one boy being carried down the road by fellow students. M/S as they all push to get in the university. Various shots as they carry on fighting outdoors.

    Note: a yellow tinted version exists.

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    Cataloguer:
    Emma
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19915
    Sort Number:
    G 1237
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:31:00 / 01:48:29:00
    Canister:
    G 1237
    Film ID:
    428.22
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1925
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