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  • Short Summary

    Fancy dress processions at a Jersey carnival.

  • Description

    St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands.

    Title: "GLAD DAYS BY THE SEA! Happy holiday makers at - Jersey's famous Carnival week".

    Panning shot of a procession of babies and toddlers being wheeled passed a crowd in flower covered carts and prams - looks like part of a summer fete. High angled C/U of two toddlers dressed in mermaid costumes sitting in a flower covered cart.

    M/S of a fancy dress procession past a crowd of spectators at the fete, it is led by a 'zoo keeper' with a man in a bear costume, they are followed by lots of children dressed as vegetables. M/S of a crew carrying a flower adorned rowing eight past the crowd.

    Note: there is another story in this issue called - BROTHERHOOD OF THE SEA - about a carnival in Calais, France.

    Cuts exist - please see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    352.03
    Media URN:
    24562
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/09/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:48:00 / 01:06:57:00
    Canister:
    G 1112

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