Bagpipers and Highland Dancers open the Cowal Gathering.
Title: "Highland Games Begin. Famous Cowal Gathering in which a thousand pipers compete ... inaugurates the Season".
Panning L/S of a troop of bagpipers standing in a field. M/S of a troop of bagpipers and drummers marching towards the camera, in the distance is a crowd and a couple of marquees.
M/S of a man in a kilt tossing the caber. M/S of two men sawing the end of a caber. M/S of another man tossing the caber. Various shots of a troop of highland dancers performing on a raised platform. M/S of a man in a kilt standing in front of a group of children, also in kilts, cheering and waving their hats.
Note: for more shots of the games, please see HIGHLAND GAMES BEGIN ( 2 of 2 versions ) also in G 1117.