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  • Short Summary

    Stars of the the theatre entertain soldiers at Marlborough Hall, Republic of Ireland (Eire, Southern Ireland.).

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    Marlborough Hall, Republic of Ireland (Eire, Southern Ireland).

    Full titles read: "Theatrical Stars entertain wounded National Troops at Marlborough Hall."

    Group shot of soldiers sitting down watching two theatrical performers in front of them. L/S of a woman who is seated, dressed in white, she holds what looks to be a telephone receiver to her ear. Across from her is a man in a dressing gown, also seated with telephone.

    He appears to be drinking alcohol and is acting drunk. The crowd howl with laughter. The man stands up and staggers around, he collapses back onto seat and starts swigging from wine bottle. Group shot of the audience watching the comedy routine. M/S of the man pouring various alcoholic drinks into a bird cage and attempting to drink it !

    Note: there is a duplicate copy of this story on *PM0440* - check for best quality - EB 2001.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:21:00 / 01:41:28:00
    G 932

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