• Short Summary

    COMPETITORS FROM MANY PARTS OF SWITZERLAND TRAVELLED TO WINTERTHUR, 25 MILES (40 KILOMETRES) FORM ZURISH, TO TAKE PART IN THE 14TH NATIONAL YODELLING FESTIVAL.

  • Description

    COMPETITORS FROM MANY PARTS OF SWITZERLAND TRAVELLED TO WINTERTHUR, 25 MILES (40 KILOMETRES) FORM ZURISH, TO TAKE PART IN THE 14TH NATIONAL YODELLING FESTIVAL.

    DRESSED IN COLOURFUL NATIONAL COSTUME, THE ENTRANTS ARRIVED AT THE LOCAL STATION AND PARADED THROUGH THE STREETS BEFORE THE ACTUAL COMPETITIONS.

    THE FLAG OF THE YODELLERS WAS TAKEN IN PROCESSION TO THE STADTHANS WINTERTHUR WHERE IT WILL REMAIN UNTIL THE NEXT FESTIVAL IN THREE YEARS TIME. AFTER THE FLAG HAD BEEN CEREMONIALLY HANDED OVER BY A DELEGATION FROM THE BERNESE OVERLAND COMPETITIONS BEGAN IN FLAG SWINGING, MUSIC, ALPENHORN PLAYING AND YODELLING.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7CG2NAVLXOZOG36A42UIN6V2J
    Media URN:
    VLVA7CG2NAVLXOZOG36A42UIN6V2J
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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