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  • Short Summary

    A little boy is elected as a Bishop as part of an ancient ceremony in Berden, Essex.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Essex village elects its "Boy Bishop" Quaint St. Nicholas rite - revival of an ancient ceremony. Berden.

    M/S of little boys dressed as clergy going into the church, followed by girls dressed in white carrying banners. M/S as the bishop makes a speech to them outside the church. Various shots of him in robe and mitre.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    250.06
    Media URN:
    22654
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/12/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:35:00 / 01:05:11:00
    Canister:
    G 832

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