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  • Short Summary

    Off cuts from the Ramsgate summer fair beauty contest and general festivities held in front of three French Mayors.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Ramsgate, Kent

    MS A young man is thrown from a barbers chair into a ducking pool below, he is dunked in the water. MS The three French Mayors of Boulogne, Dunkirk and Calais, attending Ramsgate's summer fair, watching. (2 shots). CU Film actor Eric Barker trying kiss the Beauty Queen for the cameras. (3 shots). LS Eric Barker running up to the winning girl in the beauty pageant and handing her a number, he goes back to get her garland. LS A line of girls in the beauty contest file pass the audience, seated in deckchairs. MS Eric Barker at the microphone. LS A lady guest, having been presented with a bouquet goes to the microphone. LS Audience in deck chairs applauding. LS High shot, looking down at the town of Ramsgate, with its arches on the right. (2 shots).

    Cuts 47/52

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2401.12
    Media URN:
    66737
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:28:00 / 01:19:48:00
    Canister:
    UN 1749 E

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