• Short Summary

    Students in Liverpool throw flour bombs and battle for the University mascot.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Lancashire. The Battle for 'Sister Jane'. Liverpool University's Mascot - Engineering students had the largest piece - 'physics' the head - 'medicals' just a ligament when the war was over."

    Liverpool, Merseyside.

    A student stands complete with cap and gown holding a small doll - the University mascot.

    Various shots of students from different departments running around the streets throwing flower bombs and water and using dustbin lids to defend themselves. Minor scuffles break out and many of the students are covered in flour and paint.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    693.33
    Media URN:
    5370
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:28:00 / 01:46:19:00
    Canister:
    33/5

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