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  • Short Summary

    Cardinal Bourne at Assumption Procession, 1918

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Poplar. A Wayside Cavalry in East London - Cardinal [Francis] Bourne blesses crucifix at St Mary's.'

    Poplar, London.

    Priests; Cardinal and altar boy walk toward camera. A procession down street; with lots of women covered with white gauzelike veils; a banner with picture of the Virgin Mary carried on pole. Cardinal in the procession with long train carried by priest; followed by altar boys. Shot of cardinal & priests stopped. DS from high window across street of group in front of one of church buildings; many people of various ages and sexes; all in white robes or dresses; several banners held above. Pan to left on more of group; bunch of little girls.

    Religion. Catholic ceremony; procession.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1900.10
    Media URN:
    72812
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:49:00 / 01:08:30:00
    Canister:
    ON 103 F

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