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    Durham, County Durham.

    Full titles read: "The Invasion of England - Varsity students humorous version amuses thousands of spectators."

    L/S's of students in fancy dress costumes walking in procession through street. At the head of the procession is student dressed as a dragon. followed by Saxons. L/S's of students trying to seek each others rowing boats on the river. Large crowds watch from the river bank.

    L/S of man in drag wrapped up in chains and fastened with huge padlock!. An angel like figure with wings on his head uses large key to rescue the damsel-in distress! M/S's of the man in drag kissing man in soldiers outfit. Various shots of group of Saxons dancing.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    23044
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    272.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:16:00 / 01:22:11:00
    Canister:
    G 889
    Sort Number:
    G 0889
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    Wear 1920s England
  • Stills

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

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