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    Item title reads - A Trunk Call. Indarini - the zoo elephant - refuses to "listen in" to her keeper's broadcast orders. London.

    M/S of Indarini standing in her pen, she sniffs the ground with her trunk and eats potatoes.

    Intertitle - 'You can control battleships and aeroplanes by wireless - but not elephants (specially when there are potatoes about).'

    M/S of Indarini again picking up the potatoes with her trunk and eating them, people watch in the background.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    23925
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    312.37
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:01:00 / 01:57:54:00
    Canister:
    G 1006
    Sort Number:
    G 1006
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    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    london zoo ZOOS
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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