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  • Short Summary

    Large parade of floats to raise money for Coventry's hospital charity.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Coventry. Carnival Day! 3 mile procession with many fine Tableaux in aid of the Hospital."

    Coventry, West Midlands.

    Military style band lead parade throw crowd lined street in Coventry. Children in fancy dress, decorated floats and more brass bands follow on in the procession. People are collecting money for charity as they walk along. The parade is quite a long one. People throw coins from the crowd and men on the floats try to catch them. We catch a glimpse of a girl dressed as Lady Godiva riding on a horse. More shots of floats.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    815.22
    Media URN:
    10769
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:26:00 / 01:30:27:00
    Canister:
    31/52

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