Hallowe'en Aka Halloween 1930

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    Full title reads: "London. 'Hallowe'en' (filmed for the first time). The famous London Scottish celebrate the festival 'according to 'ancient manner and custom".

    London.

    Interior shots of dinner to celebrate Hallowe'en. Bag pipe players walk around the edge of the dining room. A dish and bottles of whisky are carried in. The dinner rises to make a toast.

    Intertitle reads: "Everyone from C.O. to new recruit has to go ... and good 'go' too ... at 'ducking for apples'."

    Men of the London Scottish regiment climb and force their way to reach apples from a vat. One officer is lifted shoulder high. The men all sing linked arms, as if singing Auld Lang Syne.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    7937
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    749.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:46:00 / 01:18:53:00
    Canister:
    30/45
    Sort Number:
    30/045
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