• Short Summary

    Wedding of elderly couple attended by Hughie Green.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Camberwell. 'Wedding Of The Century'."

    Camberwell, London.

    Wedding where the Bridegroom said he was 102 and the bride was only 73. It later appears that the groom is only 79.

    GV Traffic and crowds of people in Peckham Road. SV Mr Sydney Thain, Mrs Maude Franklyn sitting in open with them are TV Star Hughie Green and Nancy Roberts, CU Mr. Thain and Mrs. Franklyn. SV people waving. SV Mrs Franklyn being helped out of Landau by Nancy Roberts and coachman. CU Mrs Thain and Miss Roberts. CU Mrs Franklyn. SV Mr Thain being helped down from the Landau. CU Mr. Thain. GV Mrs. Franklyn and Mr. Thain being helped through crowds towards the Registry Office by police and Hughie Green SV Ditto. SV Mr Thain being helped towards the door of the Registry Office. SV crowds and police. GV zoom in police on steps of Registry Office. GV crowds outside Registry Office LV Mr and Mrs. Thain coming out of the Registry Office. Angle shot people throwing confetti from the window above the Registry Office door pan down showing the couple leaving trying to fight their way through h the crowds. CU a couple surrounded by police. GV massed crowds around the car as the couple climb in. SV the couple sitting in the car. CU Ditto. GV the car driving away.

    (Pathe Neg)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:34:00 / 01:20:47:00

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