Budding Water Sprites 1931

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United States of America.

Full titles read: "BUDDING WATER SPRITES ! - Meet the bunch, Ruth, Mary, Bobby and Helen, ages respectively 7,6,4 and 2 - expert divers and swimmers."

L/S's of little jumping off diving board, she is watched by her other sisters. Several shots of the sister...

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Cataloguer:
Howard
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
36916
Sort Number:
PT 056
Time in/Out:
01:44:36:00 / 01:45:56:00
Canister:
PT 056
Film ID:
1028.18
Issue Date:
20/04/1931

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