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  • Short Summary

    Children have fun sledging down hills in the snow.

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    Item title reads - St. Moritz in miniature. Winter sports on the "Hampstead Alps" for one day ..... and then came the thaw as usual. London.

    L/S as boys pull their sledges up the hill, M/S as they sledge down it on their stomachs, some fall off at the bottom. Various shots of the children sledging down the hill, some go down in pairs, several fall off.

    M/S as girls fall off and others sledge down the hill. Various shots as they sledge, some fall off, three boys go down the hill together. Various shots of the children sledging and laughing, some ride down on each others backs. Various shots of more sledges, a mother pulls her little girl out of the way. M/S of a broken sledge, people get up from it and laugh.

    Note: the latter part of this item appears to be cuts. A yellow tinted version exists.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:48:00 / 01:42:18:00
    G 1247

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