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  • Short Summary

    Heaving crowds fill the streets in Cairo to see High Priest Said ride by.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Allah! Allah! Allah! Motley thousands thrilled to frenzy as High Priest Said rides through City in great festal procession."

    Cairo, Egypt

    High angle shot of a street parade amid heaving crowds. People carry banners with Egyptian writing on them. Some people have drums and other play small pipes. The High Priest, wearing a white turban headdress, rides on a camel covered with decoration. The crowd is packed so tight that he can hardly move forward, and the camel is almost hidden from view.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    710.04
    Media URN:
    33571
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/12/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:58:00 / 01:07:34:00
    Canister:
    G 1458

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