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  • Short Summary

    Sir Harry Lauder presents the prizes at the Highland Games.

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    Dunoon, Scotland.

    Intertitle: "SIR HARRY LAUDER presents prizes at the famous Highland Gathering, where pick of Scotland's athletes contend in National games".

    M/S of three men in tweeds and a man in a tam-o'-shanter and kilt, they are standing in the middle of a field looking at the camera. C/U of three of the men, the kilted man is puffing away at a pipe, he then lights the other men's cigars. L/S of a shot-putter, he throws the heavy ball dangerously near to the camera. M/S of the shot-putter preparing to throw another ball, several men in tweed watch and mark down the results. More shots of shot-putters from different angles.

    M/S of little girls in kilts doing a Highland dancing on a raised stage, a piper accompanies them. M/S of the man in the tam-o'-shanter and kilt ( Harry Lauder ) giving a speech to the spectators of the games. M/S of Harry watching as a smartly dressed woman hand a large trophy to a man in Highland costume. M/S of a man in flat cap giving a speech and another trophy being awarded.

    M/S of a man tossing the caber. M/S of a troop of children in kilts doing Highland dancing.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:57:00 / 01:39:40:00
    G 699

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