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  • Short Summary

    Santa's arrives by steamer in Holland. Good shots of crowd

  • Description

    Marken, Holland

    MS. Santa Claus on boat waving to shore. LS. Crowd waving on shore. MS. Crowd ( in national costume) on quayside. CU. Santa Claus waving. CU. Small girl waving. MS. Santa being received by officials. MS. crows watching. LS. Santa walking through town. (various shots). MS. Spanish servants chasing girls. MS. Girls in sack. MS. Small children shaking hands with Santa Claus. (Various shots). (Mute Lav.)

    Note: Interference throughout. The depiction of Santa is intriguing. He looks more like a bishop, his servants frighten some of the younger children, and there are some moments captured very well of children puzzled and fearful.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2581.04
    Media URN:
    69438
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:13:00 / 01:09:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 2409 G

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