• Short Summary

    Every year, on St. George's Day, a fiesta is organised by the municipal authorities of?

  • Description

    Every year, on St. George's Day, a fiesta is organised by the municipal authorities of the city of Arahova in the mountain foothills of Parnassus, in honour of the Patron Saint of the district.

    Thousands of people attend these celebrations from the surroundings countryside, to drink the freely-offered wine and eat the spit-roasted mutton, while watching the colourful local dances performed in local costumes to the rhythms of a local orchestra.

    Anghelos Raftis, is 66 years of age, but nevertheless he was the winner of the annual one mile race run in the hills around Arahova for the over 65's - his prize was a white lamb.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3E5PH51PFCFDQXSAFBHNJ2EXC
    Media URN:
    VLVA3E5PH51PFCFDQXSAFBHNJ2EXC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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