Daffodil Day 1927

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    Item title reads: "Daffodil day. School children gather and send 15, 000 bunches of wild daffodils to cheer the suffering in London Hospitals."

    Newent, Gloucestershire

    M/S children picking flowers in field, followed by children in winter clothes walking along the street carrying flowers, smiling at the camera, some holding baskets of flowers. They wear fashionable coats and some girls wear cloche hats. C/U faces.

    Note: one girl gives a toothy grin.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/04/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    32854
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    676.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:40:00 / 01:15:08:00
    Canister:
    G 1387
    Sort Number:
    G 1387
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