• Short Summary

    Father Christmas arrives by air, then hands out apples to kids from Northumberland village.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Seaton Delaval"

    Santa Claus (Father Christmas) in Northumberland. Various shots of aeroplane landing on field. A crowd of children run over to meet it. A man dressed as Father Christmas steps out of cockpit. Various shots of crowd following Santa through streets. People hand Santa various toys for him to pose with. Various shots of Santa giving out apples to children. Various shots of children eating apples.

    Note: Santa wears mask which makes him look a bit sinister!

    Note: may also be known as FLYING SANTA CLAUS, also may once have been part of separate LNER issue in 37/100.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    945.31
    Media URN:
    16130
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/12/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:24:00 / 01:27:09:00
    Canister:
    37/101

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