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  • Short Summary

    Charity carnival in aid of Gwent Hospital, Newport, Wales.

  • Description

    Charity event in Newport, Gwent, Wales.

    Full titles read: "CARNIVAL AND FETE - in aid of Gwent Hospital."

    L/S's of large crowds with umbrellas on a rainy day lining the streets as officials lead horse drawn floats by. L/S of float with large model of a King sitting on a throne. L/S of float dedicated to "The Great War and the Crimean War". Woman in fancy dress as nurses attend injured soldiers on the float.

    L/S of people dressed as Roman soldiers defending their castle from invasion by preventing them from climbing onto the float! M/S of group of woman in various costumes holding balloons.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    278.22
    Media URN:
    23167
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/08/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:19:00 / 01:27:17:00
    Canister:
    G 902

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