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  • Celebrations, traditions and customs
  • Leisure and recreation


  • Amateur


  • 1960s

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Reference number: 6739

Date: 1963c

Sound: silent

Original format: std. 8mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 4.29 mins

Description: Children playing party games in a garden - presumably a birthday party.

Shotlist: [no title] shot of three little lambs in a field, they run to the mother sheep (0.15) little girl in a pink party dress sits under cherry blossom, reading a card (her birthday?) she smiles to camera; her mother carries her through the garden (0.55) gvs small girls at party in garden running around with balloons (1.31) girls play ring a ring a roses and other such games, having fun and laughing! One little girl brushes her friend's hair (2.12) [blank] (2.16) gvs girls and boys playing games; 'Grand Old Duke of York'; dressing up games (3.31) party tea on the lawn (3.55) gvs party games; 'Blind Man's Buff', egg and spoon races (4.12) sweets and balloons are handed out to guests as they leave (4.29)