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  • Short Summary

    A Jewish settlement in Palestine ransoms first ears of corn for charity.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    The old biblical custom of taking a sheaf of the first fruits of the harvest to the priest was upheld in altered form by a Jewish settlement in Palestine when the first ears of corn were ransomed and the proceeds given to charity.

    Various shots procession of girls, children, and men carrying sickles moving through the fields. Various shots as people walk about. MS band playing. Various shots people walking along. Various shots girls in biblical costume dancing in fields. Various shots of spectators standing around.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2343.01
    Media URN:
    66206
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:02:59:00
    Canister:
    UN 1676 E

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