• Short Summary

    The Southend Carnival Queen receives her chain of office and then the procession through the streets all in favour of the local hospitals.

  • Description

    Southend, Essex.

    WS. the Southend Carnival, the Queen of the Carnival steps down from her float and is greeted by the Lord Mayor who is to present her with her chain of office. WS. the Mayor performing the formal presentation to the Carnival Queen. MS. The Carnival Queen thanks everyone.

    WS. the carnival procession the Bonzo Gymnastic club and their model dragon. WS. Girls performing a dance as they go though in the procession.

    WS. a giant drum decorated with flowers for the charity sweep-stake. WS. Nurses in uniform travelling slowly on the back of a truck and leaning over as they go to collect money.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    837.10
    Media URN:
    12251
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/08/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:12:00 / 01:13:38:00
    Canister:
    35/67

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