Agriculture Stages Greatest Show 1948

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    Full title reads: "AGRICULTURE STAGES GREATEST SHOW".

    Cardiff, Wales.

    Men preparing large sow for the show in Cardiff for superimposed title. Close up panning shot of the prize bull being led out of van. Prize bulls being cleaned up. Close up shot of throwing buckets of water over bull's head. Close up shot of a pool of water, pan up to muddy ground and farmers with umbrellas and raincoats moving around the show. Visitors walking across muddy ground. Man walking through puddle of water, pan down to feet. Man unloading crates of beer from lorry. Pan, men cleaning up cows. Close up shot of brushing cow's head. Close up shot of brushing cow's side. Small child walking towards with sheep. Close u shot of man with pipe looking down. Close up shot of trimming sheep's coat with clippers. Close up shot of brushing up sheep's coat. Girl dusting cow's back. Close up shot, pan with huntsman blowing horn. Several shots of team of horses drawing wagon across ground. Emanuel Shinwell in trilby hat watching show. Crowds watching show. Cattle being paraded round. Close up shot of farmer with spectacles looking at the parade. Close up shot of prize bulls being led past camera. Close up shot of Emanuel Shinwell watching. Cattle being judged. Head of a bull. Pigs and sheep being judged. Close up shot of farmer, pan down to sheep being led past. Close up shot of another farmer watching. Sheep being judged. Close up shot of farmer with hat down over eyes and munching. Labels showing champion medal, First Prize and Special Prize. Pan down to man asleep with sow as pillow. Close up shot of a man asleep. Pan down to sow's head.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46589
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1430.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:05:00 / 01:15:46:00
    Canister:
    48/44
    Sort Number:
    48/044
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