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    Duke of Gloucester watches dog obedience display plus prize bulls and horses.

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    Duke of Gloucester at Norfolk Show.

    At an agricultural fair in a rural area; various animals are judged. Opens w/ girls showing horses. Dog obedience and agility demonstration. German Shepherd jumps over poles that trainer keeps moving farther apart. The dog also climbs over a tall vertical barrier; jumps over flames; etc. Then a man in a heavy coat & gloves comes out and pretends to attack the dog's master; the dog attacks the man. More protection exercises: the villain advances w/ stick trying to hit the dog who jumps at him. Then the dog attacks the man as he shoots a pistol.

    Shots of Prince Henry (the Duke of Gloucester and son of George V) and others watching the show and chatting. Farmers show prize bulls; leading them around the ring. CU man holding bull by a stick through the nose ring. CU man w/ prize cow. Owners or trainers leading horses round ring. More horses - Clydesdales. Some fairly young colts. CU woman holding horses. CU mare and foal. Horse jumping.

    Stunts; tricks; royalty. Contests; animals.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:10:19:00
    ON 323 C

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