• Short Summary

    South African children exercise in a stadium at Cape Town.

  • Description

    Native children perform exercises in stadium at Cape Town.

    South Africa.

    Various shots as the children walk in line to their places in the stadium. Various shots as they exercise in formation as part of the country's scheme to increase fitness.

    Note: old record states: "Keep fit display by 'the coloured children of South Africa'. Although described as coloured, the children appear to be a mixture of white & black. Perhaps Cape Coloured?"

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1286.15
    Media URN:
    42843
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:44:00 / 01:20:23:00
    Canister:
    NSP 205

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