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  • Short Summary

    A variety of inventive animal costumes are on display for the Chelsea Arts New Year's Eve Ball, the theme being 'Noah and his ark.' London.

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    Item title reads - "The animals went in two by two". Noah and his ark - theme of this year's Chelsea Arts New Year's Eve Ball - the art students' "joy night." London.

    M/S of two people under a tiger costume, the legs move as they walk about. M/S of some people dressed as grizzly bears in the background. M/S of someone dressed as a fish. M/S of girls in short dresses and shiny hats walking as if they were wind up dolls, they are followed by two bears.

    M/S of two people dressed as fish, a girl walks beside them and keeps treading on the bottom of the costume. M/S of two tigers escorted by two ladies. M/S of a girl in a cage carried by men. M/S of men carrying crocodile costumes. M/S of two rhinoceroses plodding along. M/S as the animals parade along, they include a variety of inventive costumes, such as camels and giraffes.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:52:00 / 01:37:38:00
    G 1669

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