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  • Short Summary

    Sir Cooper Rawson, M.P. releases 1000 pigeons for charity.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "1,000 pigeons. Released in yard of House of Commons by Sir Cooper Rawson, M.P., in race in aid of Royal Sussex County Hospital."

    London

    M/S Sir Cooper Rawson, wearing a top hat, walks from a building with two others into a courtyard. He moves towards some baskets containing the pigeons and the party start to open the doors to release the birds. The mass of birds flutter out of the baskets in a great flock and those gathered watch them go.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    680.01
    Media URN:
    32893
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:00:43:00
    Canister:
    G 1393

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