• Short Summary

    The Cambridgeshire sweepstake draw takes place at Mansion House while a man dreams of what he will do with the money. Dublin, Eire, Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Lucky Numbers. Cambridgeshire sweepstake draw at the Mansion House.

    Dublin. Eire, Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland.

    M/S of nurses holding up sweepstake tickets they have just drawn out of a big drum. M/S of model of Caliph's on top of the drum. Various shots as nurses draw names of horses and people. L/S of crowds watching them.

    M/S profile of a man thinking about what he will do if he wins. This fades to show him surrounded by women dressed in Eastern costumes, they walk along together and he smiles. Various shots as the amount of women increases as he continues dreaming. M/S as he wakes with a start then laughs.

    Note: the first 13 seconds of the picture are missing but the commentary is there.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    841.25
    Media URN:
    12088
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:28:00 / 01:49:50:00
    Canister:
    35/87

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