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Kingbird shooting in Beesel

Week number 60-32

Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.

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The shooter king from Beesel, hanged with silver, is being celebrated and escorted from his home to the festival of shooters with a band playing. First the mayor shoots the bird on a pole. After that the shooters begin shooting the bird. Peter wins the contest and the previously shooter king crownes him as the new shooter king with his silver.

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
31 July 1960
Length:
02:01

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Contributions:
Bloemendal, Philip (commentaar)
Type:
video
Original format:
Film 
User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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