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  • Short Summary

    Rag Parade and graduation day celebrations at University College Dublin.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Degree days and joy day. Girl and men students of University College join in traditional rag".

    Dublin, Eire (Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland).

    M/S of parade of students in fancy dress - some a dressed as poor workers, others as Italian fascists, most costumes appear to have satirical meaning. M/S of student dressed as Benito Mussolini giving a mock speech, other students do Nazi salute behind him. A student dressed as a country bumpkin pretends to attack Mussolini with a bottle, another student, dressed as Governor General Tim Healy steps in.

    Panning shot of group of male and female students in mortar boards and gowns, each holds their degree certificate scroll in their hand. C/U of young woman with very short hair in a mortar board.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    658.04
    Media URN:
    26447
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/11/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:13:00 / 01:11:46:00
    Canister:
    G 1349

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