• Short Summary

    Pearlies and families in traditional costumes attend service at St. Martin-in-the-Fields.

  • Description

    London.

    GV. St. Martin-in-the-Fields Church, London where the London's pearlies and their families are to come for the traditional harvest festival. LV. Crowd gathered outside. SV. Group of Pearlies. CU. Girl wearing coat with 'Princess of London' on the back. She turns around to show she is carrying a basket of food. CU. The princess. SV. Pan, group of Pearlies. CU. Bread shaped like a wheat sheaf. CU. Large loaf of bread with Stoke Newington on it. Zoom back to pearlies holding the loaf. CU. Pan, Pearly's suit. SV. Pearlies from Bethnal Green holding basket of food. SV. Procession of Pearlies enter the church. CU. Pearly King holding bread shaped like wheat sheaf. LV. Interior, procession walking down the aisle. SV. & TS. SV. Choir. GV. Service in progress.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1776.09
    Media URN:
    54862
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/10/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:52:00 / 01:12:52:00
    Canister:
    63/82

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