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  • Short Summary

    A midget bride and groom are married; their circus colleagues turn out to celebrate in Blackpool.

  • Description

    Full titles read "Quite a miniature affair! - Circus Folk turn out in full force to attend their Lilliputian comrades' wedding."

    Blackpool, Lancashire.

    M/S of a group of clergymen walking along a pathway, followed by the midget bride on the arm of a full-sized man. Several more midgets follow; some are in military uniform; six bridesmaids bring up the rear. M/S after the marriage ceremony as the midget bride and groom walk down the path behind the clergyman and are showered with confetti; the other midgets follow.

    Several shots on the sea front at Blackpool as the circus parade passes by before a crowd of people; carriages carrying the midgets are followed by an elephant and several cars.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    730.14
    Media URN:
    34867
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:23:00 / 01:26:06:00
    Canister:
    G 1510

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