Out takes (rushes, cuts) for THE GAY CITY in G 1278.
Cuts (rushes, out takes) for THE GAY CITY in G 1278. The original story is also on Pathe Master tape *PM0458*.
French title: "La formation du cortege, Place Daumesnil".
Various M/Ss of people in fancy dress walking down a cobbled street, part of the mid-Lent carnival.
French in intertitle: "Sur les grands boulevards".
Various shots of procession and carnival queens - similar to those in edited story. Some nice additional point of view shots of crowds taken from a moving carnival float. M/S of a man dressed as Charlie Chaplin walking along in the procession. More shots of the carnival, including a girl on horseback, a car with cameramen in the back and a Pierrot clowning about on a float.
M/S of the Pathe-Journal offices, a crowd stands watching the carnival in front of it, Pathe workers wave at the camera from the windows. Some shots of policemen on horseback and on foot breaking up a part of the crowd - looks like the beginnings of a small riot. Lots more general carnival shots.
Intertitle: "Mlle IZEMBART, Reine des Reines".
Various shots of the carnival queen. Please see record for edited story for further details.