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Fernhurst Film Stars
This amateur silent film features children playing up for the camera. The children are filmed in a back garden, playing and posing for the camera.
[Girls fighting in library]
This short amateur film captures pupils at Fernhurst School. Two young girls are seen play- fighting and fooling around in front of a large bookcase.
[Girls fighting in library; Children at play in garden]
An amateur film featuring a compilation of scenes of some children from Fernhurst village. A group of children fool around in front of a bookcase, children play in a back garden and two girls wearing Girl Guide uniforms play-fight.
[Fernhurst Village Bus]
This short amateur film includes scenes of children and adults boarding two Aldershot and District buses in the village of Fernhurst. Once onboard, the children lean out of the open windows and wave to the camera. The film also includes shots of a group of Girl Guides posing for the camera in their uniform.
[School children in playground; Wedding]
This amateur film captures scenes of children playing in the grounds of Fernhurst School in the late 1930s. Clearly excited by the presence of the film-maker, the children pose in large and small groups and play up for the camera. Scenes from a nearby wedding at the Parish Church are also recorded, as well as a football and netball match.
[Home and garden scenes; Springtime; Bluebells; Child at play]
|Date||1939 - 1940||ID||4515|
This amateur film captures aspects of village life in Fernhurst in springtime in the late 1930s. The film-maker records part of his journey on the train from London to West Sussex and whilst in the village films a visiting circus and children playing at home in their gardens.
[Fernhurst School May Day Revels]
|Date||[1944 - 1945?]||ID||4514|
The May Day Celebrations of Fernhurst School are captured in this amateur silent film. Pupils, some decorated in folk costume, parade through the village to a nearby field, where they take part in maypole and other traditional dancing. The May Queen helps to serve tea to the children before they return to the school.
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