M/S as the students bring out their tableau on a float, it represents ancient Egypt with Cleopatra's Needle, pharaohs and ladies dressed as Cleopatra. Men fan a girl with big palm leaves. M/S as another girl is fanned and she giggles. M/S as they all get off and put their coats on....
Students from Royal College of Arts prepare for the annual Chelsea Arts' Ball.
People have fun welcoming in the New Year at the Chelsea Arts Ball in the Royal Albert Hall.
A big model of Felix the Cat is paraded down the street surrounded by people dressed as him.
Students and Felix the Cat at Chelsea Arts Ball, London.
Some fabulous costumes made by Royal Academy students for the Chelsea Arts Ball.
People celebrate the New Year at the Chelsea Arts Ball.
The Chelsea Arts Ball - a celebration of New Year's Eve in 1947.