• Short Summary

    The Lord Mayor's Show has a theme of physical fitness, and the new Lord Mayor, Sir Frank Bowater, travels in his coach to the Law Courts. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The Lord Mayor's show.

    London.

    M/S of the new Lord Mayor, Sir Frank Bowater, stood with other officials, C/U of him. M/S of coach driver in livery. M/S as Frank gets into the coach at Mansion House. The coach sets off, various shots of crowds watching. Various shots of people in the parade, the theme is physical fitness. We see people mountaineering, playing golf, bowls, boxing and dancing. Others are dressed in old fashioned outfits. Various shots of children enjoying the show and dancing. M/S's as the mayor arrives at the Law Courts and gets out. L/S of the huge crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    987.60
    Media URN:
    18195
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:48:00 / 01:54:29:00
    Canister:
    38/90

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The show took place on 9 November 1938.

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