• Short Summary

    Students and nurses from St Bartholomew's Hospital sing The Jester's Song.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. 'To Help Barts!' Nurses and students revive Rahere's (founder of Empire's oldest hospital) famous Jester's Song."

    St Bartholomew's Hospital, London.

    A man reads a short speech about the founding of Bart's Hospital.

    Medical students and nurses rehearse a song with the aid of a man dressed as a medieval court jester. Pan across to show pianist and some patients who have been wheeled out to enjoy the singing. Closer shot of the jester and some of his colleagues.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    759.04
    Media URN:
    8272
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/01/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:08:00 / 01:04:47:00
    Canister:
    31/9

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