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    Titles read: 'LONDON - FRANCE'S DAY. In honour of our glorious Ally.'

    Pageant honouring France is held in London. Scene at Trafalgar Square; with girls dressed in costumes from Provinces of France; with sashes, enormous bows in their hair and carrying boxes of something to sell. Some Australian soldiers are with them. They walk towards camera.

    Shot on stage; or platform of the women in French dress; holding up a banner (colours of French flag?) with words about Alsaciens and Lorraines - a young girl sits under the banner.

    Shot of a group of people including French soldier; young women in traditional dress; and a little girl in a Red Cross nurse uniform.

    World War One; home front.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:02:00 / 01:30:28:00
    ON 077 L
    Sort Number:
    ON 077 L
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    Lifestyle & Culture War & Revolution Historical Figures & Celebrities
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