• Short Summary

    Huntsmen from Anglesey Harriers throw hot pennies to the children from Beaumaris in old Christmas custom.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Beaumaris.

    Hot pennies thrown to children in Beaumaris, Anglesey.

    Various shots of the Anglesey Harriers huntsmen and hounds in the village. They ride out into the fields and jump over low walls, several horses get stuck or refuse.

    M/S of pennies in a tray over a fire, a man turns them with a scoop, he tests them to see if they are hot. Various shots as they are thrown off the balcony to the children below. Various shots of the children looking eagerly up and scrabbling to get them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    993.03
    Media URN:
    49918
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/12/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:09:00 / 01:01:44:00
    Canister:
    38/103

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