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    Item title reads - Horses in fancy dress. Lady Mayoress judges 400 magnificently decorated beasts competing for £500 prizes. Liverpool, Merseyside.

    M/S as Guards on horseback ride along followed by shire horses with plaited manes. More shire horses walk along with decorations covering them, there are many floral designs such as crowns on their backs. M/S as the camera pans across them. M/S of one horse with 'Happy Day' on its side in flowers, the camera pans back to another pulling a flower covered cart. M/S as the mayoress walks down the line of horses. M/S as she holds the reins of the winning horse, which is covered in a flowery bridle with ornate floral decorations on its back. C/U of her stroking its nose.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    35802
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    790.28
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:16:00 / 01:43:46:00
    Canister:
    G 1611
    Sort Number:
    G 1611
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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