BRITISH MOVING PICTURE NEWS: Wedding of Alys Couper and Douglas Lindsay

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Places:

  • Glasgow

Subjects:

  • Celebrations, traditions and customs
  • Local government

Genres:

  • Newsreel

People/organisations:

  • Green’s Film Service / Green’s Topical Productions
  • Scottish Moving Picture News / British Moving Picture News

Decade:

  • 1920s

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Title: BRITISH MOVING PICTURE NEWS: Wedding of Alys Couper and Douglas Lindsay

Reference number: 1659

Date: 1920, June

Production company: British Moving Picture News [Green's Film Service, Glasgow and London]

Sound: silent

Original format: 35mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 1:59 mins

Description: The wedding of Alys Couper and Douglas Lindsay, son of Sir John Lindsay, the Town Clerk of Glasgow, at Glasgow Cathedral, June 1920.

Douglas Lindsay was best man at wedding of John Glaister and Isobel Lindsay. See also ref. 2833 SCOTTISH MOVING PICTURE NEWS: Wedding of John Glaister and Isobel Lindsay.

Shotlist: Credits. Glasgow. The wedding at the Cathedral of Miss Alys Couper and Dr. Douglas Marshall Lindsay, son of Sir John Lindsay, the popular Town Clerk of Glasgow (0.03) Shots as bridesmaids and bride alight from cars at Cathedral entrance (0.24) couple emerge from entrance after service and pose with bridal party and friends for pictures; gvs of guests at the entrance to the Cathedral (1.59)