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Warriors Make Whoopee

Series

Series Name
Pathe Gazette

Issue

Issue No.
44/104
Date Released
28 Dec 1944
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1The Royal Family at Windsor
  2. 2Circus Treat for the Kiddies
  3. 3Warriors Make Whoopee
  4. 4Fluffies

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 4
Summary
Head-hunting tribes from the Chin Hills in Burma celebrate victory over the Japanese by dancing. An added attraction is the bride’s dance performed by girls in competition for marriage. In South Africa, negroes perform a dance similar to the jitterbug.
Keywords
Music and dance; Celebrations and festivals; Victory celebrations
Locations
Burma
Length of story (in feet)
181
Story extras:
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Notes
Pathe now also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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