Nice footage of the Mitcham Fair, Greater London.
Full titles read: "HEIGH HO ! 'Come to the Fair !' - Just for a brief moment - let's all be young again - at the famous Mitcham Fair."
Mitcham Fair, Greater London.
Several shots of old fashioned country fair in full swing. Their is a hive of activity with crowds turning out to go on the various rides such as the swingboats, roundabouts and the carousel. L/S of man of people crowding around stage where a man introduces Doctor Walford Bodie "the bloodless surgeon !"
Various more shots of the children on the various rides and stalls. Very good M/S's of young lady spinning around on a type of swing roundabout and on a the slide. High angle shots of man attempting to sell a very large pair of knickers to the crowd.
L/S's of boxing competition underway inside marquee. One boxer lands his opponent with a good right hook and knocks him to the ground. He eventually gets back up and fights back.