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  • Short Summary

    Collegers and Oppidans play the Eton Wall game to celebrate Saint Andrew's Day.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Eton Wall game. St. Andrew's Day celebrated with the customary enthusiasm between Collegers and Oppidans.

    M/S of young men walking along wearing shorts, jackets, hats, long scarves and wellingtons. Various shots of them chasing a ball on the ground by the wall.
    This clip features a young George Orwell (verified by Orwell biographer D.J. Taylor)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    248.37
    Media URN:
    22643
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/12/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:29:00 / 01:47:09:00
    Canister:
    G 830

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