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    Item title reads - The welcome guest at Waifs & Strays Christmas party.

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    L/S of the Christmas party, there is a long table at the side of the room and children run about excitedly. They play games and sing "Oranges and Lemons" and "Here comes a chopper to chop of your head". A nun announces that tea is ready and they all cheer and run to the table. She says a prayer and they all sing Grace, then sit down and eat. M/S as Father Christmas comes in carrying a little girl, another gives her seat up at the head of the table. Various good shots as they eat. M/S as they all pull Christmas crackers knocking crockery to the floor in their eagerness!

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/12/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13272
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    903.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:42:00 / 01:13:45:00
    Canister:
    36/102
    Sort Number:
    36/102
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    CHILDREN EATING Christmas Pathe Christmas Collection Christmas Parties
  • Stills

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

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