Bees Mittens 1930

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    Note: The location of the events in this film is unknown. However, it is probably in the United States of America.

    Full titles read: "BEES' MITTENS - Meet a youngster who has no fear of bees - and can even make a live pair of mittens out of them."

    Various shots of the young man standing next to beehive his hand and arm completely covered in bees (he's not even wearing any protective clothing). He holds the bees next to some sort of sensor. L/S of the man spraying the bees with powder. He takes one of the bees from the hive and holds it up to the camera. Several other shots of the bees.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    36791
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1016.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:00:00 / 01:51:27:00
    Canister:
    PT 024
    Sort Number:
    PT 024
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