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  • Short Summary

    Candle procession in the village of Montaigu, Belgium.

  • Description

    Belgium.

    Full titles read: "EVERY YEAR SINCE 1629 ! - Thousands walk miles to take part in famous Candle Procession in village of Montaigu, "where the plague was stayed" 300 years ago."

    L/S's of long procession walking slowly away from large cathedral like building. L/S of robed clergyman leading the procession carrying large banner. M/S of men and women holding burning candles. M/S of two women lighting candles. Several more shots of the procession in progress watched by very large crowds.

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    Film ID:
    808.28
    Media URN:
    19554
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:48:00 / 01:51:50:00
    Canister:
    G 1661

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