Honouring Their Saint 1927

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    Item title reads: " Honouring Their Saint. Thousands of Buddhists come to honour a native saint at Ikegami Temple, near Tokyo."

    Tokyo, Japan

    M/S crowds walking towards camera across a bridge. The women wear traditional Japanese dress, and the men wear western style hats. The crowds walk away from camera. C/U as three women bang traditional hand drums with sticks, walking forward with others following. C/U faces. M/S candles in the dark. One man is seen beating his drum hard.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:06:00
    G 1455
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    G 1455
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    Japan, 1900-1945
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