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  • Short Summary

    Glasgow University students battle with soot and flour bombs during Rectorial Election Rag.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Scotland. No mercy given or required. In Glasgow, student annual Rectorial, 'soot and peasemeal' battle - eggs were barred this year!"

    Glasgow, Scotland.

    Students from Glasgow University throw bags of soot and flower over each other in near pitched battle outside building. Most of the students are dressed in long coats and hats so they don't get too dirty. Some minor scuffles break out in the midst of the fog of soot and flour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    871.32
    Media URN:
    12783
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:02:00 / 01:54:21:00
    Canister:
    31/87

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