Fun And Frolic 1925

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    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.

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    Cataloguer:
    Emma
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19689
    Sort Number:
    G 1211
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:26:00 / 01:34:46:00
    Canister:
    G 1211
    Film ID:
    414.19
    Issue Date:
    30/07/1925
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    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
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