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  • Description

    Titles read: "CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF".

    Various locations of events.

    At St Omer / Omah (France?), we see a 17-month-old 62 lb baby in the arms of his mother. View from behind the child as he walks in a garden with his mother. Commentary treats the boy as a freak.

    At an unidentified location we see a 14-month-old baby boy (Prince Owers - sp?) pushing his mother along on a toy train. The baby is seen playing with a stove rack, a hammer and a stove iron. The mother poses with the baby.

    At Sydney State Sanctuary (Zoo?) in Australia we see group of disabled children watching Koala bears climbing in eucalyptus trees. M/S of a koala called Rosie whose paw was damaged in a bush fire. A young boy with crutches ties a ribbon around the neck of a young koala, Rosie's daughter, who has been christened Prudence by the children.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/07/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41007
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1190.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:22:00 / 01:22:24:00
    Canister:
    PT 488
    Sort Number:
    PT 488
  • Appears in...

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    Child emigration australia WWII
  • Stills

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

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