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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of a quoits competition.

  • Description

    "Quoits - farmyard kind... with horse-shoes for luck."

    High angle shot of group of people standing around on a sports field. Competitors throw quoits. "This is a change from pitching yarns." Various shots of the men throwing their quoits. Some are smartly dressed in boaters and bow ties, some wear flat caps.

    "And everybody's doing it." Group of young ragamuffin boys have a game. Some of the boys are barefoot. Quoit is thrown and lands perfectly around the post - C/U. Others land on top of it.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 670.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    908.04
    Media URN:
    15326
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:45:00 / 01:13:01:00
    Canister:
    EP 166

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