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  • Short Summary

    Sir Robert Baden-Powell reviews 7,000 Boy Scouts.

  • Description

    Birmingham "Wolf Cubs" - Sir Robert Baden-Powell reviews 7,000 Boy Scouts.

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    MS Robert Baden-Powell; other men and a lady arrive. MS boys raising flag. MS 'Charge' of the Boy Scouts - 1000s of boys run across field; carrying flags; etc.; they all stop at once.

    Good shot of a lot of boys giving three cheers and waving their hats. CU Baden-Powell and another man talking; crowd of families in background. CU crowds. Shot of Baden-Powell standing on wooden platform in Boy Scout uniform; shorts and all; holding salute; while boys on ground do same. Shot of boys running across field again, then sitting down.

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    Film ID:
    1866.24
    Media URN:
    71807
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:16:00 / 01:25:38:00
    Canister:
    ON 046 E

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