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  • Short Summary

    Flower-covered floats and the Battle of the Flowers at Jersey's famous festival.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "As nice as Nice! - Fun, fast and furious at Jersey's famous Carnival & Battle of Flowers revived for the first time since 1914."

    St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands.

    Various shots of horse-drawn and motorised floats covered in flowers driving around a show ground. Several shots show the 'Battle of the Flowers', where people on moving floats pelt the spectators with flowers and vice versa.

    Intertitle reads: "Winners of the Tiny Tots' Class got a special cheer."

    Several shots of children and babies sitting in or standing beside their flower-covered floats or baskets. A little boy and girl dressed as a bride and groom sit in a flower-covered basket.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    738.01
    Media URN:
    34996
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/08/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:53:00
    Canister:
    G 1527

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