A Guinea Entertainer Aka Tame Mice

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    Full title reads: "A Guinea Entertainer". An early comedy film.

    A woman arranges the furniture in her parlour. Man arrives and gives a show to three girls of the tricks of his tame mice, the mice predictably escape because of an accident and the girls run and jump on chairs while the man frantically chases the mice. One of the mice goes up the chimney and the man follows it up onto the roof. The mouse goes in through a young woman's bedroom window and the man follows, much to her dismay.

    Cataloguer's Note: The mice actually look big enough to be rats - MD.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    60731
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1824.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:17:00 / 01:28:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 1 H (D)
    Sort Number:
    UN 0001 H (D)
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