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    Extracts from a show featuring Tom Walls & Ralph Lynn at the Aldwych Theatre in London.

    Introductory intertitle reads: "We came across Tom and Ralph at an embarrassing moment - they were in the act of peaceably persuading a gentleman to take his clothes off!" M/S of three men on stage. Tom and Ralph help the other man to take off his overcoat. They then take off his suit jacket. He tries to stop them taking his trousers off. They all walk off together.

    "We caught them up at the Police Station, where they seemed to be having a trying time with the powers that move - on!" Stage set of a police station. Large group of people stand around. M/S of some of the people - a bit of pushing and shoving breaks out. Two men with bandages around their heads get into a fight and run off the stage. M/S of three policemen talking. One of the policemen takes notes. Ralph (or Tom) shakes hands with one of the policemen.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 459.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:31:00 / 01:51:52:00
    EP 185
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    EP 185
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    Historical Figures & Celebrities Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
    1930s London Turns 1930
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. Karl Williams says

    The third man is fellow Aldwych farceur Robertson Hare.

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