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  • Short Summary

    A bride and bridegroom in Paris journey to their wedding in a hand cart.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Marriage - a la hand cart! Bride and bridegroom's novel method of going to their wedding cause sensation and amusement in centre of Paris, France.

    L/S of the crowd surrounding the couple, they come nearer the camera and we see a man pulling the hand cart with the bride and groom on the back, they wave. M/S as they pass the camera.

    M/S of the bride in a dark dress and circle of flowers around her head, she walks back towards the hand cart, the groom is helped back into it. The bride has difficulty climbing on the back so goes round the side instead. She sits down and takes her flowers back. C/U of the couple on their cart, he gives her a kiss on the cheek and nearly overbalances as the cart sets off again.

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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:
    01:59:38:00 / 02:00:58:00
    G 1231

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