Fun And Frolic 1925

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
This video has no sound
  • Description

    Item title reads - Fun and frolic at nautical college students' sports, concluding with battle between 'South Sea Islanders' and 'Pirate Crew'. Pangbourne, Berkshire.

    M/S as one cadet swims along in the water and tries to climb on a waterlogged model of a cow, he has trouble staying on and the cow rolls over. M/S as another student tries to climb on and rolls off the other side. M/S of two sets of boys in boats trying to hit each other with a big ball on the end of a stick, one boat capsizes. L/S of the students dressed up as pirates and South Sea Islanders trying to capsize each others boats.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/07/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19689
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    414.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:26:00 / 01:34:46:00
    Canister:
    G 1211
    Sort Number:
    G 1211
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
If you are a media professional and have seen some footage or stills you wish to include in your production, please contact us.
laurelhardy
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
An

An "All Weather" Ascot

Stands at Ascot racecourse are being renovated for the following racing season.

British Legion Rally At Sandhurst

British Legion Rally At Sandhurst

British Legion Members parading with banners in Sandhurst.

Training Dogs For Police Work At Newbury

Training Dogs For Police Work At Newbury

Trainee police dogs are put through their paces in a field in Newbury.

Near Ascot - Parade

Near Ascot - Parade

Night parade near Ascot.

Eton College Steeplechase

Eton College Steeplechase

Eton schoolboys take part in the traditional steeplechase.

Lifeboat Day

Lifeboat Day

A lifeboat is taken down towards the sea across the mud using a tractor.

Eton College Steeplechase

Eton College Steeplechase

Boys from Eton college brave the cold water jumps during a steeplechase.

East Berks Horse Show

East Berks Horse Show

A number of the horses seen at the East Berks Horse Show

On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
There are some people who saw their mortality as really rather funny. Here are 12 of the best epitaphs.
laurelhardy
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen