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  • Short Summary

    Sailors give acrobatic performance on the 'Arethusa' at Greenhithe, Kent.

  • Description

    Greenhithe, Kent.

    Full titles read: "OUR FUTURE JACK TARS - Boys of the 'Arethusa' at Greenhithe give smart Display on Annual Prize Day."

    L/S of sailor walking up to table on a ship and being awarded a prize from a senior naval officer. M/S's of sailors marching and dancing on the deck of the ship. Various shots of the sailors vaulting over horse (the sort used in gymnastics!) and performing acrobatics.

    Numerous shots of sailors performing handstands, they also form a human pyramid as they stand on each others shoulders with their arms outstretched. L/S of large sailing ship (presumably the 'Arethusa') with numerous flags hanging from its masts.

    Note: This is a duplicate copy of a story found on *PM0276* - check for best quality - EB 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    440.06
    Media URN:
    25362
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/07/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:49:00 / 01:08:03:00
    Canister:
    G 896

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