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  • Short Summary

    A ceremony to introduce bachelors to prospective mates takes place is Ecaussin in Brussels.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Between Mons and Brussels, Belgium

    VS In main street of Ecaussin with drum majorettes marching along. MS Rear view of two couples walking along with their arms around each other. MV Couples slow dance on open air dance floor. VS The young men and women sit down to tea and some start petting and kissing, and the ceremony goes on introducing bachelors to prospective mates - this is known as the 'Gouter Matrimonial', the tea time matrimonial party.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 22/05/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3149.11
    Media URN:
    88608
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:11:00 / 01:45:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 3892 D

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