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Beating the Bounds - Historic Custom Observed in the Parish of St Clement Danes

Series

Series Name
Gaumont Graphic

Issue

Issue No.
1377
Date Released
2 Jun 1924
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1To Control the Rodeo. Mr Tex Austin, the Cowboy King, Will Be the Big Noise at the Forthcoming Stadium Show
  2. 2Oak Apple Day - Lt Gen Sir W Pulteney KCB - Pulteney Takes the Salute on Founders Day Parade at Royal Hospital, Chelsea
  3. 3Honouring Wembley, the King and Queen with Their Royal Italian Guests Visit Canada, South Africa Etc at the Exhibition
  4. 4Beating the Bounds - Historic Custom Observed in the Parish of St Clement Danes
  5. 5After 15 Years Shepperton Revives This Ancient Ceremony [Referring to ‘Beating the Bounds’.]

Story

Story No. within this Issue
4 / 5
Summary
2 MLVs men and boys (some in white smocks and mortar boards) carrying long canes. MLV boys beating ground with canes. LV some boys in 3 boats (rowing) moored at bank. LV boys beating water. MLV boys walking past Sphinx statue.
Keywords
Buildings and structures; Ships and boats; Ceremonies; Local government; Fashion and costume
Locations
London; St Clement Danes
Library number GR
7608 neg 152ft
Length of story (in feet)
50

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Reuters Archive Licensing: Screen Ocean
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Notes
British Pathe Ltd (qv) also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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