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    Titles: "Messrs Cooper, Mc Dougall & Robertson present to Farmers." "Some facts about diseases of sheep and cattle and their treatment".

    Part 3. Reel 2.
    MS. A galvanised iron 140 gallon bath for sheep. MS A larger 240 gallon bath with sheep in background. A farmer stirring the water in a large circular bath. A Cooper shepherd leading his flock of sheep. CU The shepherds face, laughing and smoking a pipe. Sheep in a collecting pen, watched by the shepherd. A man demonstrates how to put a sheep into a bath. Various shots of the sheep in the bath. CU hands holding an hour glass. MS & WS the sheep in the filed. A vast number of sheep gathered, Farmers bathing lambs, The sheep running out of the bath pen.

    Title: "Dipping abroad". An Argentine estancia in South America. WS panning shot of the farm. A large flock of Romany Marsh sheep being rounded up by men on horseback. Sheep in a very long bath. CU the sheep leaving the bath, MS a stud flock. MS a flock of Angora goats. Panning shot along Angora goats. Workers filling a large circular bath. The Angora goats being put into the bath. CU the goats swimming and leaving the bath. The Angora goats after the bath. Persian sheet being put into the bath. MS Four Persian sheep (Very unusual - short hair, white bodies and black heads). WS a huge pen of sheep. More bathing scenes.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:43:13:00 / 01:51:40:00
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    Trade & Industry
    group Documentaries (1976) Documentary warning Long documentary A detailed look
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