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  • Short Summary

    Dutch soldiers host a Christmas Party for children.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material. - Location and dates unknown / unclear.

    Shot of men dressed as Saint Nicholas and Black Peter in crowd of parents and children. (Possibly in the Netherlands). Shots of the children waving to the camera. 'St. Nicholas' shakes hands with children.

    VS of children eating at Christmas party. Soldiers are handing out food.

    Shots of soldiers laying table for Christmas meal they decorate the table with tinsel. Shots of celebrations - different St. Nicholas - nuns look on. Shots of soldiers with children. St. Nicholas hands out presents.

    VS of children watching Punch and Judy style puppet show.

    Troops serve tea and biscuits to children. Kids wave goodbye to St. Nicholas and Black Peter. More shots of them giving out presents.

    MS of Red Cross and Union Jack flags flying.

    Soldier shows off different toy that are to be given to children. More shots of troops serving food and drink to children.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1983.01
    Media URN:
    74019
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:07:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 936 B

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