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  • Short Summary

    Lots of cattle on display at the Spring Show, at Ballsbridge Nr Dublin.

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    Full title reads: "Dublin Spring Show. Once again, this ever popular show - with its many & varied classes - brings some fine specimens before the Judge's eye at Ballsbridge. (Exclusive)."

    Ballsbridge, Near Dublin, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    Cows and bulls are paraded around the ring at the Dublin Spring Show. One of the animals escapes his handler and runs across the grass (quite a long shot).

    Closer shots of parade of dairy cattle (possibly Jerseys or Guernseys).

    More shots of the parade ring.

    Shot of that appears to be a milking competition. Judges look on as men milk cattle.

    C/U woman with cow.

    Shots of large bulls. C/U head of bull. More shots of bulls. One of the bulls being paraded around sits down and refuses to get up.

    Man displays cow and calf. C/U Cow. C/U Calf. C/U another cow.

    People ride horses around the parade ring. This might be some kind of dressage event. The grandstand in the background looks fairly empty. Judges present prizes to some of the young winners.

    Sound Track Missing. NB According to the paperwork this item only appeared in the Dublin issue.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:48:00 / 01:41:01:00

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