• Short Summary

    University College Rag mocks Torrey Canyon disaster. Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe). Africa.

  • Description

    No title - Rhodesian University College Rag.

    Salisbury, Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe). Africa.

    Various shots drum majorettes marching down road. Various shots people in big masks etc. walking along. Various shots of the parade, there are no motorised floats because of petrol rationing. M/S elephant and cow manure in barrows. M/S float with Hag Queen sign. M/S's floats making fun of the Torrey Canyon tanker disaster in Britain. M/S one which has sign 'Brighton Beach' showing wreck of Torrey Canyon below. M/S of another which says 'Better cooking with oil, what was the captain doing'. Various shots of the parade.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2027.01
    Media URN:
    56203
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/04/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:17:00 / 01:01:15:00
    Canister:
    67/31

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