STK-ID 35307

Several shots from different angles at an auction sale in Waterloo arena of a woman talking into a microphone (silent stock), of large crowd seated and looking up to auctioneers on stage, men standing in crowd helping the kids. Several CSs and MCSs of spectators including Mennonite persons, of man walking through crowd bringing handicraft blankets to buyers, of another man checking the bids. Shots on stage of auctioneers in action, women showing handicraft carpets to crowd, man talking into microphone, woman changing numbers on a board, some Mennonite women showing handicraft blankets to crowd. Various outside shots of another auction sale, smaller crowd standing in front of stage, of auctioneers in action, of men (Mennonites?) showing old chair, wooden yoke, glass bottles and bowl.


Excerpt from
Waterloo Farmers
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio