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  • Short Summary

    Scenes of the Lord Mayor's Show in London.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "The Lord Mayor's Show. Marine tableaux and welcome return of Dick Whittington & his cat - feature of this year's famous show."

    London

    M/S picture of a battleship mounted on a float, followed by a sign that says 'wireless' on a truck with a lifeboat tableaux. Next is a large rowing boat on a float, with sailors in it. High angle shot of the street near the Law Courts with the parade moving along, including the Lord Mayor's coach.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    706.17
    Media URN:
    33509
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:34:00 / 01:25:51:00
    Canister:
    G 1449

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The show took place on Wednesday 9 November 1927. Here's an original poster advertising the event....

    http://www.ltmuseumshop.co.uk/posters/gallery/produc
    t/unframed/poster/lord-mayors-show-p-shine-1927.html

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  2. jamied says

    The Lord Mayor is seen in this clip at 01:37 - his name is Charles Batho.

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