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  • Short Summary

    Farmers receive prizes as an incentive to grow more fruit on the Gold Coast.

  • Description

    Item title reads - First native harvest festival. Inauguration of prize and bonus scheme (given by Government) proves great stimulus to native farmers to "grow more fruit". Seccondee, Gold Coast.

    M/S as the camera pans across the farmers who are sat or stood around at the ceremony. M/S of the fruit, the camera pans across it to the farmers, this fades to piles of bananas.

    Intertitle - 'First prize for bananas!' A lady, assisted by two men, presents a prize to the winning farmer, everyone applauds. Another man comes up for his prize.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    372.20
    Media URN:
    24855
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/02/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:17:00 / 01:55:44:00
    Canister:
    G 1162

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