• Short Summary

    Members of European Scooter Clubs drive up the Champs Elysees with flowers on their bikes.

  • Description

    Titles read: "PARIS HAILS SPRING".

    Paris, France.

    Travel shot, flower bed with the Champs Elysees in background. Various shots of members of a European Scooter Club coming towards the camera up the Champs Elysees. They are in national dress and their scooters are decorated with flowers.

    Commentator explains that it is the International Congress of the scooters and the close of the great Paris flower show. More shots of people in national dress driving along on flowered scooters; some carry pillion passengers. Nice shot of girls in summer dresses on their scooters. They all arrive at the pavilion where the flower show is held.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1579.20
    Media URN:
    50630
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/05/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:04:00 / 01:56:46:00
    Canister:
    59/37

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