• Short Summary

    Students at one of Britain's elite Universities dress up and act the fool - for charity.

  • Description

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. University Students raise money for charity with silly parades in the streets - it called "A Rag".

    GV. Quiet-looking colleges. SV. Tableau and floats in streets. SCU. Pan from students in fancy dress to clown on barrow sticking out tongue. SCU. "Harem Girl" holding collecting box to woman. SV. Balloon seller. CU. Balloons. SCU. "Harem Girls" SV. Frankenstein's coffin. CU. Red Indian collecting in front of coffin. SV. Frankenstein's Monster stepping from coffin. SV. People riding on float in procession (V2 Float) SV. V.2 on float. CU. person in eastern fancy dress holding chamber pot to woman. SV. People dressed as Maori dancers. & SCU. SV. man on unicycle. LV. V.2. suspended in cradle being lit, pan to crowd. SV. V.2. smoking in ground. SV. Students squirting fire-extinguishers onto blaze.

    (Mute Neg.) (Title Scene "A")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    42.35
    Media URN:
    27704
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/11/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:47:00 / 01:52:03:00
    Canister:
    52/92

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