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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Midnight Revel Greets New Year".

    The Albert Hall, London.

    LS Elevated GV Chelsea Arts Ball in progress. MS People dancing quickstep. MS People dancing quickstep. MS Man with feathered hat and woman dancing. MS Gypsy type dancing with woman in mask. MS Girl in feathered brassiere and trunks jitterbugging. MS Girl in box drinking. MS People in box.

    LS Balloons descending. LS GV People crowding round tableau. MS Top of tableau and start of 'Auld Lang Syne.' LS Elevated people round tableau singing. MS People waving.

    LS Castle tableau being pulled round arena. MS Towards castle tableau being drawn round arena. MS Domed tableau being pulled round.

    LS Elevated GV Tableaux being broken up. LS GV Castle tableau being broken up. MS Towards tableau being broken. MS Crowd wrecking ship tableau. MS Ship tableau being wrecked. Girls jumping off. LV GV Castle tableau being thrown among crowd.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/01/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45649
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1403.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:24:00 / 01:24:03:00
    Canister:
    49/2
    Sort Number:
    49/002
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Dancing halls 1930s and 40s Auld Lang Syne Chelsea Arts Club Ball Project France WW2 Dancehalls Royal Albert Hall Sarongue Dance Crazes
  • Stills

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

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