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Shakespeare’s Birthday

Series

Series Name
Pathetone Weekly

Issue

Issue No.
005
Date Released
28 Apr 1930
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Ladies Football
  2. 2International Hockey
  3. 3Army Cup Final
  4. 4The Wheelers Holiday
  5. 5Shakespeare’s Birthday
  6. 6The Cup Final. Wembley

Story

Story No. within this Issue
5 / 6
Summary
Sixty four flags of all nations were unfurled in memory of the Immortal Bard. Delegates then visited the Poet’s tomb with floral tributes.
Keywords
Commemorations; Buildings and structures; Ceremonies
Locations
England; Warwickshire; Stratford-upon-Avon
Length of story (in feet)
200
Story extras:
Film clip

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Notes
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