• Short Summary

    Footage of New Year celebrations at the Chelsea Arts Ball in London.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "CHELSEA ARTS BALL"

    L/S's of people celebrating the coming of the new year in London. L/S's of thousands of people gathering for the event. L/S's of Scottish bagpipers marching and playing. Various shots of large carnival style floats moving past including one that is in the shape of a dinosaur and has many young women on board. L/S's of people dancing and balloons dropping from the ceiling.

    Cataloguers note: The commentator says that the celebrations actually took place on Friday the 30 December as the law would not permit it to take place on the Saturday.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    993.14
    Media URN:
    49929
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:22:00 / 01:27:30:00
    Canister:
    39/1

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