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  • Short Summary

    Doctors and students at Jervis Street Hospital wear fancy dress and make an appeal for money.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Ragging" for Charity. Doctors and students in fancy dress make one of the few appeals for financial assistance for Jervis Street Hospital. Ireland.

    M/S of two donkeys with signs on their heads which say 'Help Jervis Street and drive the donkey from the door.' Various shots of the people in fancy dress wearing frightening masks, the camera pans across a dummy on a cart attached to the donkeys. M/S of the group stood together, two men are playing drums, a man dressed as a cowboy conducts and others dance, the camera pans across them all. M/S of a man putting a stethoscope to the dummy's heart, others tap its chest then hit it on the head. L/S as the parade sets off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    248.34
    Media URN:
    22640
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:48:00 / 01:43:18:00
    Canister:
    G 829

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