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Robert Burns Bi-Centenary

Series

Series Name
Pathe News

Issue

Issue No.
59/8
Date Released
26 Jan 1959
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1India Acclaims Prince Philip - New Delhi
  2. 2Robert Burns Bi-Centenary
  3. 3Ruin Faces Fishing Industry [Sic]
  4. 4Mike Hawthorn Killed

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 4
Summary
This year Scotland celebrates the bicentenary of Robert Burns, the bard of Scotland, with no less enthusiasm than if he was still alive.
Keywords
Commemorations; Celebrations and festivals; Writers
Locations
Ayrshire; Kilmarnock; Alloway
Credits:
Camera
John Charles Elder
Length of story (in feet)
87
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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