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  • Short Summary

    Fantastic floats and comical big heads on display at the Blackpool Carnival.

  • Description

    Blackpool, Lancashire.

    Title: "KING CARNIVAL ARRIVES - and takes possession during the Annual Merry Making".

    M/S of a group of people in fancy dress singing and throwing confetti. High angled shot of a float with a gigantic model of King Neptune on driving down the crowd lined sea front. M/S of an Oriental-style float in the shape of a dragon passing the camera. High angled shot of a procession of big heads. M/S of a float shaped like an enormous peacock.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    344.10
    Media URN:
    23822
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/06/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:44:00 / 01:12:32:00
    Canister:
    G 1094

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