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    Sports carnival for bank holiday. Location of events unknown.

    Sports. Recreation; entertainment. Bank Holiday sports carnival; held as benefit for disabled veterans. Good shots throughout. First, of guys on a football field doing exercises with rifles (not like rifle drill; more keep-fit and stretching; such as lunging with rifles held up in both hands . Children's sports: 2 little boys boxing; with gloves; in the ring; etc.; throwing lots of punches and doing little defence; spectators in BG. Next 2 sprinters running toward camera in a race. Another race: jockeys riding mules. First; pre-race; a few riders on mules. Then race starts; and the mules come trotting along the track toward camera looking pretty silly. Contests. Dupe neg ON 385 O.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:41:00 / 01:10:43:00
    ON 029 D
    Sort Number:
    ON 029 D
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    Sport & Leisure War & Revolution Science & Technology
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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