• Short Summary

    In Lasern, near Goisern in Upper Austria, the local craze is the sport of the cross-bow.

  • Description

    In Lasern, near Goisern in Upper Austria, the local craze is the sport of the cross-bow. It's not just a passing thing - they have seen at it since 1661.

    But like most sports it has its season and like most good things it comes to an end. The season ends October 12 and it ends with a long - or is it a twang?
    The whole village makes fiesta, out comes the band, out comes the beer for drinks all round and the archers have their last fling of the year.

    And next day - by tradition - they all take a day off work.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA40UTQQXK0CK8MDD2WWUBYSJ5E
    Media URN:
    VLVA40UTQQXK0CK8MDD2WWUBYSJ5E
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/10/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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