• Short Summary

    Holiday makers enjoy a Carnival parade in Southend-on-Sea.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Southend-on-Sea. 100,000 Holiday Makers - in real carnival spirit parade town in miles long procession."

    Southend-on-Sea, Essex.

    A decorated float drawn by horses arrives bearing the Carnival Queen and her assistants.

    She gets off the float and is greeted by various dignitaries. The Town Mayor makes a short speech.

    Various shots of floats passing by crowds - one represents Wedgwood pottery, one a local furniture store.

    A local sea cadet band marched past. Several other decorated floats go past.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    865.09
    Media URN:
    12662
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:35:00 / 01:13:32:00
    Canister:
    31/70

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