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  • Short Summary

    Women in fancy dress carry boxes of counterfoils off float and into building for mixing.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Cambridgeshire Sweepstake. Procession and mixing of counterfoils".

    Location - possibly Dublin, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    VS procession of women in fancy dress carry boxes of counterfoils off float and into building (possibly for Irish Sweepstake Lottery). They appear to be dressed as characters from mythology. A large crowd watches them pass. VS inside as the women pour the counterfoils into large machines which mix them up for the later draw.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2959.20
    Media URN:
    85061
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:52:00 / 01:15:49:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 24

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