• Short Summary

    Neptune, Court Jester and Father Christmas entertain children on Empress of Britain.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "A DREAM COMES TRUE - King Neptune and Father Christmas hold court on Empress of Britain."

    King Neptune and Father Christmas standing shoulder to shoulder as they are lifted on the Empress of Britain to participate in its Christmas celebrations. King Neptune is received by the Captain, Court Jester is standing next to him. Captain welcomes him and they exchange a few words (natural sound).

    Father Christmas, surrounded by children coming towards Neptune and Court Jester.

    Children sitting while waiters bring the food on trolleys - Roast Beef, Plum Pudding, etc. More food is paraded on trays by line of chefs. Follow the waiters carrying wine and Champagne . Court Jester steals a bottle of wine from the wine cooler but has to give it back. Neptune follows him.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    795.32
    Media URN:
    10148
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:31:00 / 01:44:25:00
    Canister:
    34/101

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