Phew!! 1921

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    Item title reads - Phew!! Fields, Commons and Forests ablaze - but the kiddies, so long as there is water about, don't mind.

    Intertitle - 'Are Comparisons odious? Trafalgar Square - July and January.

    Two men walk through Trafalgar Square and fan themselves with their hats. Various shots of fields on fire, camera pans across them. A woman rides past on her bicycle.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    22376
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    238.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:28:00 / 01:27:14:00
    Canister:
    G 789
    Sort Number:
    G 0789
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