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    Sheffield, Yorkshire.

    GV. Floats in procession, & GV. & SV. SV. Students collecting donations from crowd. SV. Pan, male students dressed as fairy Queen trotting across road with collection box. SCU. Male student dressed in woman's dress collecting money. SV. Float with sign on front "Castro needs You". SV. Student dressed in ape costume collecting money. SV. Float going by with students dressed as American Indians. SCU. Student holding umbrella, he tuns round to reveal notice on his back "Lady Chatterly's mother in Law". GV. Floats in the procession. SV. Four students carrying home made crafts towards the river Don. SV. Students manoeuvring another boat towards the river, & SV. SV. Students lifting craft - strange shape. GV. Start of the race - there are fifty boats competing. SV. Pan, some of the boats. GV. The boats in midstream with students paddling furiously. GV. Pan, the boats approaching a small weir. GV. Boats going over weir. GV. Boats going over weir, & GV. LV. Boats going over weir. GV. A boat coming under a bridge, & SV. LV. Boat coming under bridge. GV. Larger weir with boats starting to go over it. SV. Boat plunges over weir. GV. Boats in turbulent waters at the bottom of the weir. SV. One of the boats. GV. Crowd watching from bridge. LV. Boats going over weir and running into trouble. LV. Two students splashing about in the water by their overturned boat.

    (Pathe Orig. Neg.)

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:43:00 / 01:06:17:00
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