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    Item title reads - Before your very eyes.

    Magicians' convention at Hastings, East Sussex.

    Pan across seafront at Hastings. M/S magicians in front of the pavilion. Ted Bailey, who is wearing stilts arrives on a tall bicycle. M/S as Will Norman pedals up on part of a bed frame, he shakes hands with Ted. Will walks forward to join other magicians. C/U man wearing huge sunglasses. M/S Will kissing a woman, pan down to a dummy palpitating heart on his chest. M/S man doing tricks with cards and matches. C/U woman laughing, M/S as magician ties a rope around his neck, he pulls it tight and it comes away with a knot in the middle. M/S magician Victor Peacock getting out of car and going into bank. A traffic warden walks up and starts to write out a ticket. M/S as Victor comes out with bank manager who points to his car. Victor takes handkerchief out of his pocket and waves it, the car disappears. M/S traffic warden looking bemused.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53411
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1720.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:31:00 / 01:19:42:00
    Canister:
    60/80
    Sort Number:
    60/080
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    WorkSpaces
    redbee Magicians of the past Temporary Workspaces: 20.10.2010 20:52 Magicians Magic, Magicians and Allied Arts
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