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  • Short Summary

    Fun at the fairground for a group of young women.

  • Description

    "What is it that most attracts Eve to the Fairground - the noise, the clamour, or the thrills of the stunts provided for her? (and her partners.)" Nice C/U of a group of girls in a roller coaster train. High angle shot of the girls being pushed up to the start of the ride by three fairground workers. They wave as they pass the camera. L/S of the roller coaster. Birds eye views from a camera at the front of the roller coaster.

    "And the queer names they find - "The Tumble Bug" they called this one - " The girls wave from the circular carriage on the ride. M/S of the ride as it revolves. Various shot of the ride including footage shot from a camera in another of the carriages. The girls smile and laugh. "Whether slipping or sliding, catching or throwing, Eve keeps going - " Girls shoot down a helter skelter slide. They are helped off at the bottom. Swinging boats are shown in L/S and M/S. Three young girls have a go at the coconut shy.

    Eve's Film Review item - issue unknown.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    992.04
    Media URN:
    21760
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/07/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:44:00 / 01:09:57:00
    Canister:
    EP 280

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