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  • Short Summary

    Empire Day - schoolchildren listen to royal message on the gramophone.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Empire Day. Schoolchildren listen to Their Majesties' message by gramophone - everywhere.

    M/S as the headmaster winds the gramophone up, little children stand round it with flags of the empire and listen. M/S as the children march along and salute afterwards.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    306.19
    Media URN:
    23727
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:34:00 / 01:31:13:00
    Canister:
    G 984

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Given that this clip shows "Empire Day", we can be sure that the day of filming is 24 May 1923.

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