• Short Summary

    Four women play bowls with boiled eggs and try and crack their opponents' shells.

  • Description

    Egg bowls.

    Location of events unknown, somewhere in England.

    C/U eggs being boiled in saucepan, they are taken out and put in bags. Various shots of four women marking out a ring in a field in a field and then inscribing their initials on their hard boiled eggs. Various shots as the women play bowls in the confines of the ring that they marked out. The point of the game is to crack the shells of your opponent's egg without damage to your own.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1284.27
    Media URN:
    42825
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:58:00 / 01:49:42:00
    Canister:
    NSP 202

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