• Short Summary

    George Formby, Jr. (ukulele playing entertainer) arrives in Capetown, watches African war dancers, and receives a ticker-tape parade

  • Description

    AFRICA: Cape Town: South Africa:
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    CAPETOWN Shots of Geo. Formby driving through Cape Town on his visit to South Africa. Paper dropping from windows on him


    FORMBY, George Geo Formby entertained by natives in S. Africa. Shots of him also in Cape Town with papers floating down on him


    KNITTING Shot of a native knitting in South Africa


    SOUTH AFRICA. Geo. Formby arrives in South Africa and is entertained by Zulus. Later, with his wife receives a rousing reception in Cape Town.


    South Africa; Personalities - Performers; Media

    African, crowds, parade, comedian, entertainer, native, tribe, tribal, dance, ticker parade, George Formby, Jr., banjolele
    Background: George Formby, Jr. (ukulele playing entertainer) arrives in Capetown, watches African war dancers, and receives a ticker-tape parade

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7R7MUOKZG0MPHM89OEOT3M93G
    Media URN:
    VLVA7R7MUOKZG0MPHM89OEOT3M93G
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1946
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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