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  • Short Summary

    This item shows a woman dressed as La Madeleine, part of the Lent carnival in Paris.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    Intertitle: "PARIS GAY AGAIN. King Carnival reigned supreme in Mid-Lent revels."

    L/S of a crowd of people surrounding a beautiful young woman dressed as La Madeleine, a photographer runs ahead to take a picture of them. They appear to be outside a large glass building - perhaps a large train station. C/U of the woman - she wears a crown and holds a sceptre, two other women hold her cloak. She chats and laughs with the people around her.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    208.09
    Media URN:
    21437
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/03/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:06:00 / 01:09:33:00
    Canister:
    G 651

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