• Short Summary

    The Radio padre - Rev Ronald Selby Wright blesses horses in Edinburgh.

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    Edinburgh, Scotland.

    SV. French mounted band walking past crowds. GV. Massed crowds. SV. Small children riding past. SV. Stage coach driving towards past crowds. SV. Drivers view of stage coach horses. SV. Cllr. Archibald D. Jameson watching parade from dais. SV. Towards and pan with cart horse. SV. Two men leading cart horse. LV. Horse wagons in procession. SV. Pan with Dappe horse drawing food van. GV. Crowd on hill. SV. People on horses. LV. The Reverend Ronald Selby Wright conducting service. CU. Saddle on table in front of Rev. Selby Wright. SV. Selby Wright conducting service (Nat.sound to end). SV. Horsemen listening to service. CU. Horse's head. SV. Members of French mounted band listening. SV. Selby Wright conducting service. CU. Horse's head with blaze. CU. Horse's head with star. GV. of crowd. SCU. people in crowd. CU. Horse's head.

    (REV. SELBY WRIGHT'S SPEECH.) Nat. snd. "And the Purpose of this service this afternoon is to ask for God's blessing on all these lovely beasts in front of us, so nicely arrayed and so beautifully done up. It's a most moving sight to watch them coming in, as if they knew as indeed in their hearts they may know, so as we ask God to Bless them today, so do we ask that you yourselves wherever you are before me or behind in the hill will learn to treat them more kindly in that language that they love and understand

    (Orig. Neg) (Title Scene "M") (Orig. "P")

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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:
    01:18:24:00 / 01:19:43:00

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