• Short Summary

    The Sultan of Morocco visits a large meat market in Paris.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "France. At Paris's 'Smithfield'. Quaintly garbed market porters give Sultan of Morocco typical welcome."

    Paris, France.

    Market traders carry the carcass of a dead cow at head of procession. Many other market traders and porters stand around - some wear odd shaped traditional hats. Some members of the Sultan Mohammed V's party can be seen looking on.

    A North African military band play as Sultan Sidi Mohammed Ben Youssef of Morocco walks around large meat market. Large crowds are watching him.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    863.17
    Media URN:
    12634
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:21:00 / 01:25:33:00
    Canister:
    31/66

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