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  • Short Summary

    The winner of the King's Prize for shooting is carried around Bisley on a chair.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "See the conquering hero comes" - Time honoured ceremony of "chairing" the winner of the King's Prize. Bisley, Surrey.

    L/S as the riflemen lay on the ground, two sailors sit behind them, the camera pans back to show scoreboards behind. M/S of two military officers talking to another man. M/S of a military band walking down the street, sailors carry the winner on a chair and he waves. M/S of him in his chair at shoulder height, everyone gives three cheers and they move off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    312.05
    Media URN:
    23893
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:12:00 / 01:05:17:00
    Canister:
    G 1000

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