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    Rheims, France.

    Title: "The Champagne Fete. Picturesque pageant revived for the first time since 1881".

    High angled L/S of a carnival procession coming up a crowd lined country road. The procession passes a church, one of the floats has a gigantic model of a spinning wheel on it. L/S of a very large float passing the church (could be the cathedral). The float comprises of three sections, each section has a large painting on fabric stretched across it, the first section emits clouds of smoke. More shots of floats coming up a crowd lined street; one has a brass band on, another a dragon model, one carries the carnival queen and princesses.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    21850
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    500.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:49:00 / 01:53:08:00
    Canister:
    G 1301
    Sort Number:
    G 1301
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics Historical Figures & Celebrities
  • Stills

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

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