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  • Description

    Issue title is PATHE PICTORIAL LOOKS AT OTHER PEOPLE'S PROBLEMS.

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of little boy (Dave) and his small dog (Dusty) walking along pavement next to a busy arterial road. Dave sticks his thumb out - he is trying to hitch a lift from passing traffic. Various shots of cars and trucks driving past, none stop. Dave gets increasingly frustrated. An old man with a big white beard stops to talk to Dave.

    More shots Dave hitchhiking. In the end Dave sits on grass looking dejected. A woman on a bicycle passes, Dusty runs out in front of her and sits on his hind legs (cute). The woman picks Dusty up and puts him in her bicycle basket, Dave sits on back wheel - they've finally got a ride!

    Note: one of a series of "Dave and Dusty" stories, probably aimed at younger audiences.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    33980
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1239.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:45:00 / 01:32:57:00
    Canister:
    NP 144
    Sort Number:
    NP 144
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Dave and Dusty Dave and Dusty Felix Keith
    Programmes
    Dave and Dusty
  • Stills

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

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