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  • Short Summary

    Eton boys train with real firemen by climbing ladders and coming down slides.

  • Description

    Windsor, Berkshire.

    Title: "ETON BOYS AS FIREMEN! College Boy Scouts compete with great zest in Fire Drill Contests".

    M/S of two dimensional house model, a group of Etonians in Boy Scout uniform run into shot pushing a cart with a ladder on, as they get to the model they extend the ladder upwards, one of the boys runs up the ladder to the top of the model and then dives down a canvas tube slide. Various shots of boys running up the ladder and coming down the slide, a group of real firemen wait at the bottom to catch the boys as they reach the ground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    348.16
    Media URN:
    24516
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/07/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:05:00 / 01:21:46:00
    Canister:
    G 1104

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