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    Item title reads - All in the cause of charity. Ku Klux Klan - otherwise Portsmouth's merry students - raid the Town Hall and "initiate" the Lord Mayor a member! Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    L/S as one student wearing robes and a black hood walks down with the mayor to other students at the bottom of the steps outside the Town Hall. L/S as the students dressed as Ku Klux Klan members walk along. M/S as the first student speaks. M/S of one in procession carrying a noose. M/S as something is read out from a scroll and the leader puts the mayor in robes with string of onions (?) or lemons (?) around his neck. M/S as the students wave their arms and bob up and down.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/12/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19003
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    826.33
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:12:00 / 01:51:51:00
    Canister:
    G 1671
    Sort Number:
    G 1671
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    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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