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  • Short Summary

    Pearly Kings and Queens take their children to a harvest service in the Old Kent Road.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Pearlies' Harvest Festival. Costers attend service at St. Mary Magdalene's Church, Old Kent Road."

    East End, London.

    Pearly Kings in their traditional outfits ride past in horse and cart.

    MS of Pearly children on cart. They hand down a basket of fruit.

    Pan along row of Pearlies. Men, women and children.

    Children parade past camera in their costumes. Some carry harvest gifts for the service. They are followed by adults.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. Matches missing item from 34/84.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1881.11
    Media URN:
    75467
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1934
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:43:00 / 01:44:29:00
    Canister:
    34/84 / UNI GAZ ROLL 1

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