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Holidays; Mayday. 2 different festivals w/ maypole dance. Group of children - boys & girls - dance; and weave streamers round a tall maypole. Pan across scene; in park; w/ spectators in a large circle around the maypole.
Little girls in white do traditional dancing and prance around the maypole on May Day.
Countess of Waldegrave performs opening ceremony. Bath.
Schoolchildren celebrate Empire Day (May Day), 1919.
May Day and Empire Day celebrations 1919. London.
Travelogue showing the beauties of the island of Tahiti.
Various library stories from the 1910s.
Exploration of South African wildlife and Zulu culture. Great shots of rhinos and of Zulu dance.
Travelogue featuring the beauty of America's National Parks.
Images of Soviet Union in colour - good footage.
Children dance around Maypoles during dance festival in the Republic of Ireland.
Schoolboys beat the bounds of London.
Promotional film featuring the attractions of Bournemouth - lovely holiday footage.
Celebrating new year in London and Scotland, snow scenes around Britain.
Model train builder, lace making in Czechoslovakia and strange Bavarian custom to expel demons from houses.
Corpus Christi Procession on a rainy day in 1918.
A little girl is crowned May Queen at Llangollen in Wales, children perform a maypole dance.
People perform the Dragon Dance at Chinese carnival. China.
A look back as Prince Edward tours Australia, India and Africa during the 1920s.
Empire Day celebrations.
Footage of gypsies in Spain, dancing etc.
George Baker sings "The Floral Dance" at the piano - intercut with shots of the eponymous dance.
Story showing how modern the girl guides are in 1969 - adventure holiday and Gang Show footage.
Glasgow policemen take part in sports events.
Excellent retrospective looking back over 50 years - this reel features entertainers and leisure.