DUNFERMLINE CHILDREN'S GALA 1932

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Places:

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Subjects:

  • Celebrations, traditions and customs
  • Education
  • Sporting activities

Genres:

  • Local topical

Decade:

  • 1930s

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Title: DUNFERMLINE CHILDREN'S GALA 1932

Reference number: 1360

Date: 1932, June 24

Sponsor: Regal Cinema, Dunfermline

Sound: silent

Original format: 35mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 7.51 mins

Description: The Dunfermline Children's Gala on 24th June 1932. As well as featuring the procession and crowds (including representatives from all the local schools) there are sports recorded - including a boys' three-legged race, cartwheel race, "coal carry" fight, a pack race and a tug-o-war.

Credits: taken exclusively for the Regal

Shotlist: title credit (.08) gvs procession and crowds in the Dunfermline Children's Gala of 1932. The street is packed with people and spectators. There are brass bands. Some of the schools participating include Milesmark, St. Leonards, Limekilns (?), Townhill Public School, Halbeath, Saint Margaret's, Crossford & Cairneyhill, Pittencrieff, Commercial, McLean (5.28) boys' three-legged race, girls' games (bingo?) boys' race, cartwheel race, "coal carry" fight, a pack race, tug-o-war (both girls and boys) and a sack race (7.41) shot of a toddler The End (7.51)