• Short Summary

    Britannia leads the way in a procession of floats though the streets of Paignton.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Devonshire's Pageantry - Britannia reigns over Carnival at Paignton". (super over a scene of the carnival procession).

    Paignton, Devon.

    LS. Greeta Huggins dressed as Britannia with a Union Jack shield for the Paignton Empire Carnival LS. Britannia climbing on to a stage. MS. Britannia seated on her throne being given a sheaf of corn by Miss Canada.

    WS. showing crowds in the streets of Paignton. WS. a carnival float decorated as the tender of a train Britannia is pulled on the stage behind. WS. crowds. WS. a lorry with children holding Union Jacks LS. elaborately decorated cars. MS. a float decorated on the theme 'the old woman who lived in a shoe'. WS. a car decorated on an African tribal theme. LS. "John Bull' and his dog. WS. the shire horses being lead through

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    835.02
    Media URN:
    11144
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:28:00 / 01:03:36:00
    Canister:
    35/60

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