WS. The first Mayor of Mitcham Alderman Fitch climbs onto a fairground stage. MS. The Alderman with a giant key which he holds up in the air. WS. The Mayor speaking at the microphone as he officially opens the fair (nat. sound).
WS. Crowd with the carousel in the background....
Crowds having fun at Mitcham Fair.
Traditional opening of Mitcham Fair with a giant key.
Mallaby Deeley, M.P. opens Mitcham town fair with a giant key, part of a ceremony from Elizabethan days.
Mitcham fair is opened, Greater London.
Crowds of people flock to Mitcham Fair, Surrey.
Mitcham Fair in Surrey is opened for the first time by a lady - Mrs Hallowes.
Large crowds gather for the opening of Mitcham Fair.